Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Doctors Use Peppers to Treat Marijuana Related IllnessesEmergency room doctors at a local hospital are using a rather unique method to treat a common marijuana related illness.
Illinois Considers Medical Marijuana to Treat Opioid AddictionIllinois state lawmakers are hearing about the benefits of medical marijuana in battling opiate addiction.
Illegal Immigrant One of Those Arrested in Franklin Co. Drug BustFranklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton says it's not common for illegal immigrants to be caught drug trafficking in his county.
Weed Could Be The Cure For Dementia, Study FindsA study has found that a key ingredient in weed, THC, effectively halted brain aging in mice.
California Woman Pleads Guilty in K2 Scheme in MissouriMore than 2,000 packages of K2 were mailed to customers in Missouri.
Illinois Lawmakers Ponder Proposal to Legalize MarijuanaProposed legislation in Illinois would allow possession of up to an ounce of pot by people who are at least 21 years old.
Illinois Lawmakers Get Advice on Legalizing Recreational MarijuanaColorado officials are offering advice to Illinois lawmakers as they consider whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Missouri House Passes Bill to Allow Industrial Hemp FarmingMissouri would legalize and regulate growing industrial hemp under a proposal that's passed the state House.
License of Pot-Friendly Illinois Doctor Placed on ProbationThe doctor approved marijuana for hundreds of patients in the state's program.
2 Mexican Nationals Admit Missouri Refuge Pot-Growing PlotTwenty-seven-year-old Carlos Horacio Vasquez-Duarte and 24-year-old Rigaberto Camacho Reyes pleaded guilty Tuesday in Jefferson City.
New Michael Brown Video Sparks ProtestProtesters returned to Ferguson Market on Sunday night, after the release of a previously unreleased surveillance video that shows Michael Brown in the store at 11 hours before his death.

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