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February 3, 2016

 

The legislation deals with selling pseudoephedrine, a key ingredient in making meth.

Pseudoephedrine Bills Pass House And Senate

The bills give pharmacists a bigger role in helping stem the state’s meth cooking crisis.

February 3, 2016

 

Indiana leads the nation in the number of meth labs.

Some Cold Meds Could Be Prescription-Only For Drug Offenders

The legislation blocks those convicted of drug-related offenses from buying cold medicines containing pseudoephedrine.

February 1, 2016

 

Brian Bosma

Cold Medicine Bills Up For Vote Today

Bills in both the House and Senate aim to reduce Indiana's methamphetamine production by limiting sales of cold medicine.

January 28, 2016

 

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House Committee Approves Bills To Limit Meth Production

Both are similar to bills advanced last week through Senate committee.

January 25, 2016

 

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House Committee Considers Pseudoephedrine Regulation Options

The committee discussed three bills – one requires people to be a patient-of-record with a pharmacy in order to have unfettered access to pseudoephedrine.

January 25, 2016

 

Indiana Police track sales of pseudoephedrine, an ingredient in making methamphetamine.

Lawmakers, Law Enforcement Face Growing Meth Problem

While the police are doing what they can to suppress meth, legislators are considering ways to further inhibit production of the extremely addictive drug.

January 19, 2016

 

Sen. Mike Young (second from left) speaks in a Senate Committee hearing on January 19, 2016.

Bills Targeting Meth Production Advance Out Of Committee

The House shot down a prescription-only bill targeting pseudoephedrine sales, but two other bills targeting meth production advanced out of Senate committee.

December 31, 2015

 

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New Efforts To Cut Down Meth Production In Indiana

Two bills hope to end meth labs in the state - one empowers pharmacists to reject suspicious customers, the other makes pseudoephedrine drugs prescription-only.

November 17, 2015

 

A package of pseudoephedrine pills in a plastic and foil casing.

Morning Headlines: Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Lawmakers in Indiana re renewing their push to make pseudoephedrine a prescription medication to help stop the flow of methamphetamine in the state.

July 6, 2015

 

Donetta Held unloads needles and pipes confiscated from a contaminated meth home. She owns an environmental decontamination company and says meth tests are their most demanded service.

Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ July 3, 2015

Now you can get a ticket for driving too slow in the fast lane. We break down other new laws. Plus, how home-buyers are often blind sided because of meth users.

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