Illegal drug trade

U.S. News
Lucas climbed the ranks of crime in Harlem in the 1960s and ’70s, becoming a major drug dealer known for supplying huge amounts of particularly potent heroin.
Politics
Robert Lloyd Schellenberg was detained in 2014 and initially sentenced to 15 years in prison in 2016 on charges of being an accessory to drug smuggling.
U.S. News
The cartels decided not to push fentanyl in the state until recently.
Crime
The pool of prospective panelists for the trial of accused Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman is shrinking as anxieties surface.
Health
Almost half of the nearly 200 U.S. drug overdose deaths every day involve fentanyl.
Crime
Authorities say Dwayne Frazier made the deal out of his marked patrol car while in uniform.
Politics
The measure passed by a 99-1 vote Monday evening.
Health
A new Yale study found disparities in how white and black patients prescribed opioids for chronic pain are treated.
Politics
The United States is offering a $20 million dollar reward for Rafael Caro Quintero's arrest. But getting him extradited may be complicated.
World News
Rafael Caro Quintero is on the run in a mountainous part of Mexico.
Videos
Rafael Caro Quintero, aka “The Prince,” is a fugitive on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s most-wanted list. The alleged leader of the world’s most powerful drug cartel gave an interview while hiding.
Politics
The president proposed the death penalty for drug dealers and a new anti-drug ad campaign. Just say no.
Politics
He declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency in October, but without providing more money to fight the epidemic.
Politics
Trump used Singapore's "zero tolerance" drug policy as an example of how the U.S. should be.
Crime
Police say 55-year-old Prentis Robinson may have been targeted for outing suspected drug dealers on the video streaming platform.
Politics
The attorney general said passing the reform legislation would be a "grave error" and benefit a "highly dangerous cohort of criminals."
Wellness
Some people can manage their drug use well and some people cannot. As they're trying to manage it, many people end up stuck
The World Post
As UPI is reporting, an FBI affidavit alleges that drug traffickers have been posting lookouts to identify vehicles which
Politics
I'll have to have another cup of tea and think about that. I don't think I'm for legalizing all drugs. But, it sure would