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June 6, 2016


Drug Abuse Blamed For Large Increase In Kids Removed By DCS

The 61 percent increase follows a 7 percent decrease in out of home placements between 2011 and 2012

April 27, 2016


Indiana Woman One Of Ten To Receive White House Award

Justin Phillips has committed her time to advocating for awareness about heroin addiction and treatment since losing her son Aaron to a heroin overdose.

March 31, 2016


Drug Addiction Recovery House For Women Coming To Greenfield

Hancock County currently has no recovery houses for those who have suffered from addiction, but residents are working to change that.

March 31, 2016


Former Columbus Police Officer Arrested For Stealing Drugs

Jeremy Coomes stole cocaine, meth, marijuana and other controlled substances that were seized by police.

January 25, 2016


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 5, 2016


Senate GOP Wants To Make It Easier To Convict Drug Dealers

A proposed bill would allow prosecutors to charge people with drug dealing based on the weight of the drugs.

December 31, 2015


Inside The First Church Of Cannabis

Bill Levin capitalized on RFRA when he opened the First Church of Cannabis. Now, he's suing the state for the right to smoke cannabis as a sacrament.

December 18, 2015


Morning Headlines: December 18, 2015

More than 200 police officers conducted drug raids yesterday in Louisville and New Albany that resulted in the indictment of 15.

December 9, 2015


Indiana Prosecutors To Push For Higher Drug Sentences

The Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Association wants to create a new crime: aggravated drug dealing.

December 8, 2015


Drug Task Force Talks Involuntary Substance Abuse Treatment

Family and Social Services Administration attorney Kathy Gregory says that option is less likely to be used for substance abuse issues.

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