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Homeless woman injects herself with heroin.

Study: 91 Percent Of Homeless People Have Mental Health Issues

More homeless women are dependent on heroin and cocaine than men, new research suggests.

08/05/2015

President Barack Obama is commuting the sentences of eight people he said were serving unduly harsh sentences for drug crimes.  (Photo by Carlos Villalon/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Cocaine Distribution Scheme

A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for plotting to sell cocaine after 9 pounds of the drug was found in a truck he was driving.

05/07/2015

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‘Major Drug Dealer’ Pleads Guilty, Faces Life in Prison

A northern Virginia man who prosecutors describe as a major cocaine and heroin dealer in Maryland and beyond has agreed to plead guilty in the case and forfeit $108 million in luxury cars, jewelry and cash.

01/09/2015

Joe Bidens youngest son, Hunter, attends a charity event in New York City on May 28, 2014. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Town & Country)

Biden’s Son Faces No Bar Review After Discharge

Connecticut legal authorities say the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden does not face automatic review of his state law license following his discharge from the Navy Reserve after testing positive for cocaine use.

10/17/2014

Joe Bidens youngest son, Hunter, attends a charity event in New York City on May 28, 2014. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Town & Country)

Sources: Hunter Biden Leaves Navy After Drug Test

The youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden was kicked out of the military after testing positive for cocaine, say sources.

10/16/2014

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9 Charged with Drug Trafficking in Md., Va.

A federal grand jury has indicted nine alleged members of a Baltimore-based drug trafficking enterprise with ties to Virginia, New York and Texas that prosecutors say is linked to a 2012 homicide.

10/15/2014

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D.C. Firefighter Arrested After Drug Complaint

A D.C. firefighter was arrested Wednesday night after police responded to a call investigating a drug complaint.

07/03/2014

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D.C. Heroin Dealer Gets 30 Years in Connection with 3 Customer Deaths

A D.C. drug dealer has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after three of his customers in Fairfax County died.

04/19/2014

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2 Brothers Sentenced For Dealing In Cocaine Base

Two brothers have been sentenced for their roles in a plot to sell cocaine base in Baltimore and Annapolis.

04/14/2014

Prince George's County Police Car

Ex-Cop Gets 10-Year Sentence For Cocaine Trafficking, Gun Offenses

A former Prince George’s County police officer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a conspiracy to sell untaxed cigarettes and cocaine.

04/03/2014

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