Due to depleted funds from those hit by the recession, as well as a new $15 million initiative by Andrew Cuomo to keep the revolving door policy closed shut to hospitals’ recurring junkie patients, New York City is no longer the cocaine-fueled Wall Street joyride that it used to be. Read More
Interscope Records was used by a drug trafficking ring to drop off and pickup packages filled with kilos of cocaine and cash, according to federal prosecutors. James Rosemond, known as “Jimmy Henchmen,” a record manager at Interscope was indicted in June on related charges of drug-trafficking. His lawyer denies the charges against him.
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We’ll file this one in the department of strong efforts: a court has ruled that Charles Wade Lafley, a convicted meth dealer who claims to be “a celebrant of a cannabis-based religion in Montana” cannot smoke marijuana during his probation, according to Courthouse News Service.
Mr. Lafley, a member of the so-called religious Read More
On Monday, Deadspin editor A.J. Daulerio unrolled a fairly epic foray into the world of stunt journalism: an attempt to re-create Major League pitcher Dock Ellis’ infamous no-hitter of June 12, 1970 against the San Diego Padres, pitched while tripping on LSD. He did so by taking LSD. Read More
In a charming trend piece titled, “Smokin Pot Mamas!,” the New York Post is reporting that moms are trading in their high balls for water bongs in order to transform into “Mellow Mom.”
“That’s how mommies cope with stress,” one DUMBO mother said.
“Marijuana has aspects of euphoria and relaxation,” said another. Read More
Earlier this month, police arrived at the home of the Schirripa family on Cox Neck Road in Mattituck, a sleepy town on the North Fork of Long Island due north of the Hamptons. The two-decker house is painted a fresh white, and a welcome wreath with a plush bunny rabbit holding a garden Read More
The Drug Policy Institute said their effort to get Read More