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The Daily Tar Heel
Synthetic marijuana use increases in NC prisonstimes more potent than marijuana and has sent a number of inmates to the hospit
Synthetic marijuana use increases in NC prisons
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 hours ago
times more potent than marijuana and has sent a number of inmates to the hospital. Ruben Baler, a health scientist at the National Institute on Drug Abuse, said synthetic cannabinoids — the scientific term for synthetic weed — are a series of... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
St. Charles County to have drug prescription monitoring program up and running by 2017opioid pain relievers are a driving factor in the 15-year surge in opioid overd
St. Charles County to have drug prescription monitoring program up and running by 2017
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 hours ago
opioid pain relievers are a driving factor in the 15-year surge in opioid overdose deaths. Since 1999, a report from the National Institute on Drug Abuse reports in 1991 doctors wrote 76 million prescriptions; by 2011 that number had nearly... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
St. Charles County to have drug prescription monitoring program up and running by 2017opioid pain relievers are a driving factor in the 15-year surge in opioid overd
St. Charles County to have drug prescription monitoring program up and running by 2017
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 8 hours ago
opioid pain relievers are a driving factor in the 15-year surge in opioid overdose deaths. Since 1999, a report from the National Institute on Drug Abuse reports in 1991 doctors wrote 76 million prescriptions; by 2011 that number had nearly... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lawmakers slam DEA's 'hasty decision' to ban a pain-killing plantthe scientific community." The letter notes that federal research grants from
Lawmakers slam DEA's 'hasty decision' to ban a pain-killing plant
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
the scientific community." The letter notes that federal research grants from the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute on Drug Abuse, led to a patent application for the use of kratom in "treating withdrawal from addictive... Read more
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FOX News
Drug Overdose Cluster In Canada Tied To Opioid-Laced Cocainereport said. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid painkiller that is up to 100 times
Drug Overdose Cluster In Canada Tied To Opioid-Laced Cocaine
FOX News / Posted 19 hours ago
report said. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid painkiller that is up to 100 times more potent than morphine, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Symptoms of opioid overdose include confusion, breathing problems, extreme sleepiness or... Read more
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Psych Central
US Teens Use Illicit Drugs More Than European Peerssurvey is conducted by scientists at the University of Michigan’s Institute for
US Teens Use Illicit Drugs More Than European Peers
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
survey is conducted by scientists at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research and is sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Among the key findings for illicit drug use are the following: • Europe has shown recent... Read more
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New York Post
Drug addicts are being coddled as kids are neglectedcrashes that year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Drug addicts are being coddled as kids are neglected
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
crashes that year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Relapse rates are off the charts. The National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that monkeys again jump on the backs of addicts in 40 to 60 percent of cases. Some... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Task force tracking local meth movementsmaller batches using among other things, over the counter cold medication, par
Task force tracking local meth movement
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
smaller batches using among other things, over the counter cold medication, particularly pseudoephedrine, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Mifflin County District Attorney Chris Torquato said pharmacies and other stores that sell... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
U.S. attorney warns of opioid, heroin crisis in Savannah, calls for education to halt epidemicwere 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period
U.S. attorney warns of opioid, heroin crisis in Savannah, calls for education to halt epidemic
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
were 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period, she added. Opioids are defined by the National Institute on Drug Abuse as medications that relieve pain, reducing the intensity of pain signals reaching the brain.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
U.S. attorney warns of opioid/heroin crisis in Savannah, calls for education to halt epidemicwere 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period
U.S. attorney warns of opioid/heroin crisis in Savannah, calls for education to halt epidemic
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
were 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period, she added. Opioids are defined by the National Institute on Drug Abuse as medications that relieve pain, reducing the intensity of pain signals reaching the brain.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
U.S. attorney warns of opioid/heroin crisis, calls for education to halt epidemicwere 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period
U.S. attorney warns of opioid/heroin crisis, calls for education to halt epidemic
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
were 146 opioid overdoses in DeKalb County or 7 per 100,000 for the same period, she added. Opioids are defined by the National Institute on Drug Abuse as medications that relieve pain, reducing the intensity of pain signals reaching the brain.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Pre-drug war vintage ads from when cocaine was just another vicebusts in Latin American have gone down recently, some reports say its use is on
Pre-drug war vintage ads from when cocaine was just another vice
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
busts in Latin American have gone down recently, some reports say its use is on the rise for U.S. college students. A National Institute on Drug Abuse report reported an uptick in use on college campuses between 2013 and 2014. Click on the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Family: Tulsa man was changing his lifeof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa man was changing his life
The Alliance Review / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. The police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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WALB Albany
Mothers of overdose victims meet on Tybee Islandthey lost their children, the number of overdose deaths in the United States ha
Mothers of overdose victims meet on Tybee Island
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
they lost their children, the number of overdose deaths in the United States has continued to skyrocket. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 47,000 people died of an overdose in 2014—opioids were involved the majority of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mothers of overdose victims meet on Tybee Islandthey lost their children, the number of overdose deaths in the United States ha
Mothers of overdose victims meet on Tybee Island
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
they lost their children, the number of overdose deaths in the United States has continued to skyrocket. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 47,000 people died of an overdose in 2014—opioids were involved the majority of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Exploring the dangers of driving on drugsmarijuana, and 10 percent for cocaine. Many prescription drugs can lead to dizz
Exploring the dangers of driving on drugs
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 days ago
marijuana, and 10 percent for cocaine. Many prescription drugs can lead to dizziness and drowsy driving. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, it's almost impossible to measure how many care accidents are caused by drugged drivers... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Boston Herald
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generousof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generous
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. "To try and come now with some... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generousof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generous
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. "To try and come now with some... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generousof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generous
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generousof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generous
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
FDA launches app competition to help reduce opioid overdose deathson developing innovative technologies to combat the rising epidemic of opioid o
FDA launches app competition to help reduce opioid overdose deaths
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
on developing innovative technologies to combat the rising epidemic of opioid overdose. The FDA, with support from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), is... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generousof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family, neighbors: Tulsa man was changing his life, generous
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abusedeaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abuse
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
deaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of 165,000 people in the U.S. since 2000. A National Institute on Drug Abuse survey found that American Indian students' annual heroin and OxyContin use was about two to... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning life around
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
FDA launches contest for opioid antidote apphas announced a competition to give opioid users a way to get access to naloxon
FDA launches contest for opioid antidote app
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
has announced a competition to give opioid users a way to get access to naloxone via their phone. The FDA, along with the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA announced... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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MLive.com
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's what we know about the unarmed black man fatally shot by Oklahoma policeof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Here's what we know about the unarmed black man fatally shot by Oklahoma police
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abusedeaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abuse
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
deaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of 165,000 people in the U.S. since 2000. A National Institute on Drug Abuse survey found that American Indian students' annual heroin and OxyContin use was about two to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family saysof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof co-ordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
of co-ordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Morning Call
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family saysof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family says
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family saysof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family saysof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Terence Crutcher was turning life around before fatal Tulsa police shooting, family says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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CTV News
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof co-ordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
of co-ordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Daily Herald
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Attorney: Man shot by Tulsa police acted provocativelyof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Attorney: Man shot by Tulsa police acted provocatively
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Oklahoma prison officials... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abusedeaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of
Tribal leaders meet with feds in push against opioid abuse
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
deaths from prescription painkillers has soared overall, claiming the lives of 165,000 people in the U.S. since 2000. A National Institute on Drug Abuse survey found that American Indian students' annual heroin and OxyContin use was about two to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distractionof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distraction
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 8 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Oklahoma prison officials... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Police video shows Crutcher... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emotional relatives defend pastor shot dead as cops found PCP in carof coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.
Emotional relatives defend pastor shot dead as cops found PCP in car
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
of coordination and a sense of strength or invulnerability, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. At high doses, it can cause hallucinations and paranoia. Attorneys for Crutcher's family... Read more
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