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Reforms show results, juvenile justice officials say

...state facilities, just like before. The low-risk go back home and submit to intensive monitoring and counseling on drug abuse, anger management, dysfunctional families and basic life skills.The community-based approach costs about $3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/reforms-show-results-j
Sex trafficking of minor ends with lengthy prison terms

...from a good family, attorney Pete Theodocion told the judge. But she lost her way when her mother died in 2012 and her drug abuse worsened, he said.Each of the defendants apologized to the victim, who told the judge they got her involved in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-19/sex-trafficking-minor-
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor Job in Aiken 29801, South Carolina US

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Rhodes: 'Get On Up' is accurate depiction of James Brown's life

...Brown's political activism without actually being a politician, his sexual philandering, his own violent nature under drug abuse, his close relationship with his white manager Ben Bart (played by Dan Aykroyd) and his unique musical talents in knowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-27/rhodes-get-accurate-depictio
Heroin use on rise in Georgia

...at least once, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.Vinson said it appears that many users claim they started...drowsy state, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.Long-term abuse results in collapsed veins, pulmonary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-11/heroin-use-rise-georgi
Take back old prescriptions Saturday

...teen's hands.The non-medical use of prescription drugs ranks second only to marijuana as the most common form of drug abuse in America.Teens rank high in the abuse. Unlike other illegal drugs, prescription drugs are typically easy for teens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-25/take-back-old-prescrip
Atlanta summit on prescription drug abuse

ATLANTA - Atlanta is set to host a national summit on prescription drug abuse.Organizers from the Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence say Gov. Nathan Deal is expected to deliver opening remarks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-22/atlanta-hosts-summit-prescri
GRU could get marijuana oil trials

...months to get the contract."The other route Deal mentioned would be to get the oil from the National Institute on Drug Abuse's marijuana farm at the University of Mississippi, which would probably take longer because it would mean going through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-10/gru-could-get-marijuana-oil-
'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in US

...climb in pharmacy robberies, and started finding Percocet and OxyContin during routine marijuana busts.As prescription drug abuse rose, so, too, did crackdowns aimed at shutting down pill mills and increasing tracking of prescriptions and pharmacy-hopping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-09/were-all-paying-heroin-spreads-mise
Deal, GRU sign marijuana oil deal

...prohibit GRU from pursuing other avenues for cannabidiol oil clinical trials, Diamond said.The National Institute on Drug Abuse research farm at the University of Mississippi planted its first marijuana crop this spring that would be specifically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/deal-gru-sign-marijuana-oil-