Drugs

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Jim Kenney Urges Mayor to Sign Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

Yesterday, Victor Fiorillo reported that there had been 264 arrests for marijuana possession in the month following City Council’s vote to drop pot possession to a $25 fine. With […]

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Poll: 84 Percent of Pennsylvanians Approve of Medical Marijuana

Despite continued resistance from Gov. Tom Corbett on medical marijuana — he supports only a cannabidiol extract — Pennsylvanians clearly have no problem with medical […]

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Coroner: Recent Gay Bathhouse Deaths Were Drug-Related

Back in March, G Philly reported on two deaths inside of gay bathhouses in Philadelphia. The first one occurred at Club Philadelphia, and the second […]

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Philadelphia City Council Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana

[UPDATE: 4:40 p.m.] According to Councilman Jim Kenney’s director of legislation, Jim Engler, as per the Philadelphia Charter, Mayor Nutter does not have to take action […]

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Pennsylvanians Too Stoned to Go to Work

Ever wish you could skip work and spend the day in a blitzed-out haze of pot smoke, junk food, and giant-screen plasma televisions? If you’re […]

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After Largest Drug Bust in Chester History, Chester County DA Accidentally Describes Futility of Drug War

Last week, Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan announced a huge drug bust. After a year-long investigation, the county completed the drug sting called Operation […]

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Cops: Two Ran Meth Lab in Rehoboth Beach

Delaware state police have charged two with methamphetamine production at an apartment complex near Rehoboth Beach. The News Journal’s Jon P. Zaimes reports the duo […]

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Cops: Closed Kensington Street Has Become Drug Market

A water main break last December at G and Allegheny is still causing problems for Kensington residents. NBC 10 interviewed local residents who said repairs […]

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Officials: Philly Facing Heroin Crisis

Philly officials say they can trace at least 28 deaths — most in the last two months — to the use of fentanyl-laced heroin, a […]

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Mariijuana Will Be Legal in Philadelphia Soon. Why? Money. Lots and Lots of Money.

Philadelphia has always been backwards in legislating criminal justice. Stealing from the city’s fund with the morally corrupt DROP program is okay, but getting caught […]

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Lawyers Defend Ex-Students Charged in ‘Main Line Takeover’ Drug Case

Lawyers for two students accused of being ringleaders in “Main Line takeover” drug bust have released statements to ABC News about their clients. Prosecutors accuse […]

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Here Are the Text Messages in the Main Line Prep School Drug Bust Case

According to prosecutors in the big Main Line drug bust, part of the evidence they used to build the case against the 11 suspects were […]

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Here Are the Mugshots of the Main Line Drug Ring Suspects

On Monday, law enforcement officials announced the identities of nine suspects in the so-called “Main Line Take Over Project,” which Montgomery County District Attorney Risa […]

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Two Drexel Students Deliver Drug Paraphernalia Via GoPuff App

It’s 2 a.m., you just got home from the bar, and you really want to smoke some pot. You’ve got the drugs but nothing to […]

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WATCH: First TV Ad for Marijuana Airing in New Jersey

While New Jersey’s medical marijuana law may have its faults, marijuana is available for qualified patients in the Garden State. And now it has its […]