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Illegal Drugs

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    November 4, 2008
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    August 23, 2007
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    April 27, 2006
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    April 27, 2006

    Meth Madness

    For $5 million, Arizona can grow its population of meth users -- just like Montana

  • News

    March 30, 2006

    The New Meth

    When it comes to preventing -- and treating -- crystal meth addiction, Arizona may be getting a clue

  • News

    January 5, 2006
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    December 15, 2005
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    December 15, 2005

    Methology Redux

    When it comes to Arizona's meth addiction, there are no easy solutions

  • News

    December 15, 2005

    Fast Times at Westwind junior high

    Any way you add it up, kids at one Valley middle school were dealing meth out of their backpacks

  • News

    December 8, 2005

    Meth Treatment

    Meth addiction isn't impossible to beat -- but the treatment's not cheap. And good luck finding it

  • News

    December 8, 2005

    Bad Medicine

    Locking up cold medicine makes the politicians feel good -- but it won't put a dent in Arizona's meth habit

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Ice, Ice, Baby

    Arizona moms are abusing meth more than any other drug. Want to get them clean, save the family and save tax dollars? Try dangling their kids as the carrot

  • News

    November 17, 2005
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    November 3, 2005

    The New Boss

    Police have shut down most of the meth labs in Phoenix, but now the drug is a big import from Mexico -- cheap, pure and more plentiful than ever

  • Culture

    October 20, 2005

    Private High

    Toking up with Grandma

  • News

    April 14, 2005

    Moral Absurdity

    The Arizona Legislature should start caring more about children than zygotes

  • Culture

    July 3, 2003

    Gimme Shelter

    Michael Senger just wanted to ride out Armageddon. But Pinal County officials didn't like his pot farm, gun stash and half-built bomb shelter

  • News

    May 8, 2003

    No Rave Review

    A new federal law aimed at raves may put promoters of all music on the defensive

  • News

    November 14, 2002

    Where There's Smoke...

    Letters from the week of November 14, 2002

  • News

    November 7, 2002

    The Straight Dope

    Letters from the week of November 7, 2002

  • News

    October 31, 2002

    Smoking Section

    Valley pot heads pipe up

  • News

    October 31, 2002

    Reefer Mainstream

    Thousands of Arizonans smoke marijuana. Get over it.

  • News

    February 14, 2002

    The Lesser of Three Evils

    Mexico and U.S. authorities finally captured Arizona's leading drug kingpin. Good work, guys. Now let him go.

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    Mary Jane Girl

    The life and high times of Phoenix cannabis crusader Christie Bohling

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    Big Bong Theory

    Arizona's pro-pot advocates cast first stone in latest national effort to legalize marijuana

  • News

    February 8, 2001

    Falling Czar

    This is one drug test Rick Romley can't pass

  • Film

    January 4, 2001

    American High

    With Traffic, Steven Soderbergh takes on the unwinnable war

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Drug War Cowboys

    The DEA may finally get its man

  • Music

    August 3, 2000

    Rap and Roll (and Fold)

    Thanks to Dr. Dre and his partners in crime, smoking dope looks cool again

  • Articles

    April 20, 2000

    Chemistry Decree

    Local distributor of "party drug" ingredient held on $5 million bail in biggest GHB bust in U.S. history

  • News

    December 30, 1999

    City of Coke

    Cocaine from Mexico is the currency that drives gangster economics

  • News

    May 6, 1999

    Street Without Hope

    On Madison Street, crowds of crack-addicted homeless are plaguing police and downtown businesses. But no one seems to be doing much about it.

  • News

    February 11, 1999

    Drug Lord

    The bandit Jesus Malverde has been dead for nearly a century. He's still wanted on both sides of the border.

  • Music

    May 7, 1998

    Immigrant Songs

    Los Tigres del Norte continue to document the complex lives of Mexicans in America

  • News

    March 19, 1998
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    January 22, 1998

    Meth Mess

    Methamphetamine labs are springing up all over--in homes, apartments, motels. Who's making sure the toxins left behind are cleaned up? Nobody.

  • News

    January 1, 1998
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    December 18, 1997

    Methology - Part III

    Arizona is awash in crystal methamphetamine, a highly addictive stimulant that makes the weak strong, the lazy motivated, the fat thin, the trivial profound. Abuse it enough, and it can also make you psychotic.

  • News

    December 18, 1997

    Methology - Part I

    Arizona is awash in crystal methamphetamine, a highly addictive stimulant that makes the weak strong, the lazy motivated, the fat thin, the trivial profound. Abuse it enough, and it can also make you psychotic.

  • News

    December 18, 1997

    Methology - Part II

    Arizona is awash in crystal methamphetamine, a highly addictive stimulant that makes the weak strong, the lazy motivated, the fat thin, the trivial profound. Abuse it enough, and it can also make you psychotic.

  • Film

    November 20, 1997

    Toke It or Leave It

    Weed lifts lid on Amsterdam pot confab

  • News

    March 20, 1997

    Symington Family Partner Under Suspicion

    U.S. authorities suspect a Mexican vegetable grower with business ties to the Symingtons is involved in drug trafficking

  • News

    March 6, 1997

    Joint Attack

    Legislators, judges take aim at 1983 law activists say legitimizes pot use

  • News

    February 20, 1997

    DPS Quits Federal Drug Unit

    U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration laments DPS' withdrawal after 13 years

  • News

    December 12, 1996

    Tokin' Resistance

    Proposition 200 -- the Drug Medicalization Act -- is causing high anxiety among politicians and lawmen

  • News

    February 1, 1996

    Hemp, Hemp, Hooray

    Activists claim ruling makes Arizona safefor marijuana; authorities disagree

  • Music

    September 15, 1993

    WHY DO YOU THINK THEY CALL IT DOPE?

    HIP-HOP IS GOING TO POT. LITERALLY.

  • News

    May 19, 1993

    BUSTING THE BIKERS

    YOU'RE A TATTOOED GIANT ON A HARLEY. YOU'RE A MEMBER OF THE DIRTY DOZEN. YOU'RE TOAST.

  • News

    January 27, 1993
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    January 13, 1993

    THE THAI CONNECTION

    PROSECUTORS WILL SAY NARCOTICS PLAYED NO ROLE IN THE TEMPLE MURDERS. THE EVIDENCE SUGGESTS OTHERWISE.

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