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Florida Marijuana Laws May Change Soon

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The following was posted on April 17, 2015 by Cynthia Veintemillas, Jacksonville Attorney at Law It seems as though the issue of legalizing medical marijuana in Florida is constantly in the news. Last month, I wrote an article on the Jacksonville lawyers website about about … Continue reading

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Obama Drug War in Mexico | Hosts Trade, Security, and Immigration Talks

More than 60,000 people have been killed in Mexico since outgoing President Felipe Calderon began a U.S.-backed military crackdown on drug gangs in late 2006. U.S. President Barack Obama is hosting Mexico President-elect Enrique Peña Nieto at the White House. … Continue reading

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Pam Bondi and Rick Scott are after pill mills.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Miami Regional Operations Center Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Miami Regional Operations Center, along with the Homestead Police Department and the Miami-Dade Schools Police Department, announce the arrest of four men for … Continue reading

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Deaths caused by oxycodone plunged by 17.7 percent in 2011

Attorney General Pam Bondi joined Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey to release the 2011 Medical Examiners Drugs Identified in Deceased Persons Report showing deaths caused by oxycodone plunged by 17.7 percent in 2011. Heroin replaced the oxycodone … Continue reading

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U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry | Manuel Osorio-Arellanes | Fast and Furious

Manuel Osorio Arellanes, of Sinaloa, Mexico, had plead not guilty to the assault and murder of federal agent, Border Patrol, Brian Terry in Dec. 2010.  News agencies are now reporting that he has changed his plea. Five individuals were allegedly … Continue reading

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Sue McCormick, HSI Tampa | Florida drug law | Maria Aguilar | Victor Gutierrez

The organization shipped cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana from California to locations throughout the United States, including central Florida Drug Charge Attorney Two individuals from California were each sentenced to more than 20 years in federal prison Friday for their leadership … Continue reading

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Operation Pill Nation, Florida, takes down Edson, Balbi, Rodenberg, Sanchez, Bukierman and Sills

Pam Bondi is pushing hard for private prisons in Florida.

Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, Pill Mill Operation From the DEA: Seven doctors, three clinic owners and one of their relatives have been charged with racketeering and other criminal violations in South Florida. The operation, which is part of Operation … Continue reading

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Harrison, Shealy, Bryant, Ahmed, Sayem | Arrested in South Florida Operation Log Jam synthetic drug bust

In the first wave of the new synthetic drug war, Operation Log Jam, five individuals were charged within the Southern District of Florida. Mark R. Trouville, Special Agent in Charge, United States DEA, Miami Division and Wifredo A. Ferrer, United … Continue reading

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Operation Log Jam | United States Drug Enforcement Administration

Operation Log Jam, synthetic drug bust, locations around United States.

Operation Log Jam Operation Log Jam, the name given to a special drug war operation, was conducted by the Unite States Drug Enforcement Administration, special operations division and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). (Click here for information about Operation … Continue reading

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Synthetic drugs escalate never ending, high cost, drug war in Florida.

Pam Bondi and Rick Scott are after pill mills.

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and Florida Governor Rick Scott, were exited for the ceremonial signing of House Bill 1175 on June 26, 2012. The new bill prohibits and makes illegal 90 “new types” of synthetic drugs. “Synthetic drugs can … Continue reading

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