Last updated: November 21, 2018 3:56 PM

Drug Test News Report

The latest drug and drug testing news

Gov. John Hickenlooper issues health warning on marijuana cultivated by Colorado Wellness Centers

The Denver Post - 10 minutes ago

Regulations make marijuana banking more costly, banker says - 14 minutes ago

Melania Trump to take part in 'town hall' on opioids

Chicago Sun-Times - 19 minutes ago

First recreational marijuana dispensary opens in Longmont city limits

The Denver Post - 1 hour ago

NJ lawmakers unveil legislation legalizing marijuana

Miami Herald - 53 minutes ago

Florida inmate who hid drugs in her vagina is charged with MURDER after her cellmate overdosed on cocktail of heroin and fentanyl

Daily Mail - 59 minutes ago

First lady to take part in 'town hall' on opioids

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 2 hours ago

Is legalized marijuana a moneymaker for states?

Fox News - 2 hours ago

NASA is looking into Elon Musk's marijuana usage and whether it might be 'a key concern'

NASA is looking into the culture at SpaceX and Boeing to determine whether there might be "everything and anything that could impact safety" of the agency's astronauts, including Elon Musk's very public use of marijuana.

Fox News - 2 hours ago

Scans show the areas of the brain that become activated when a smoker, alcoholic or cocaine addict thinks about their vice

Daily Mail - 3 hours ago

Are recreational marijuana companies preparing to open in your community? Check our maps

Boston Globe - 2 hours ago

Taxi driver caught selling crack cocaine from his cab

WalesOnline - 4 hours ago

NASA orders safety review after Elon Musk smoked marijuana during YouTube interview: Report

Washington Times - 4 hours ago

MAP: See the states where marijuana is legal

NBC News - 5 hours ago

FLOTUS to attend Liberty University town hall on opioid epidemic

Politico - 5 hours ago

Mom partied with cocaine -then her toddler got into her pill bottle, Texas cops say

Miami Herald - 5 hours ago

Massachusetts mayor opts for marijuana-infused chocolate bar as legal weed sales begin

Fox News - 6 hours ago

Addiction treatment firm Indivior crashes 47% after US court allows competitor to sell copycat drug

Daily Mail - 9 hours ago

Marijuana Reform: Congress Should Follow Voters' Lead

International Business Times - 10 hours ago

Michael Swensen for The Globe -- Why they came: Marijuana customers flock to East Coast's first stores

Boston Globe - 12 hours ago

In reversal, Representative Joe Kennedy calls for marijuana legalization nationwide

Boston Globe - 18 hours ago

Jays prospect Conine admits ‘utmost embarrassment’ for failed drug test, won’t appeal | The Star

Outfielder Griffin Conine, a second-round pick in June, will miss the first month and a half of the 2019 season after he tested positive for the banned stimulant ritalinic acid.

Toronto Star - 18 hours ago

NASA launches culture review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked marijuana on air

NASA is to launch a review of Elon Musk's SpaceX after the entrepreneur smoked marijuana on a podcast.

Telegraph UK - 19 hours ago

Medical Marijuana Patient Sues Trump Administration Over Ban On Gun Ownership

Huffington Post - 21 hours ago

Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for illegal marijuana operation in San Isabel National Forest

The Denver Post - 22 hours ago

City Council approves permit for medical marijuana growing facility

Tulsa World - 23 hours ago

Killer drunk driver Marco Muzzo 'intentionally failed to disclose' evidence of alcohol misuse, parole board says -- The board's full decision denying the drunk driver day and full parole was released Tuesday. It says Muzzo will need to complete a substance abuse program behind bars.

Toronto Star - 1 day ago

Who brings olive oil to Portugal? Police foil cocaine smuggler's ploy

Reuters - 1 day ago

Multi-Agency Drug Sweep Nets 49 Arrests, $500M in Cocaine: Coast Guard - 1 day ago

US court allows generic version of Indivior opioid abuse drug

Channel NewsAsia - 1 day ago

Massachusetts opens first east coast marijuana shops

A town mayor was among the first to line up to buy legal marijuana in Massachusetts which became the first state along the eastern seaboard to allow the sale of the drug for recreational use.  The state is the first of at least two where dispensaries will be open on the US east coast, joining some of their western counterparts which have already legalised it.  

Independent UK - 1 day ago

Surprise: Dominican Govt. accepts notorious 'cocaine cowboy'

Dominican Today - 1 day ago

Joe Kennedy calls for federal marijuana legalization

Rep. Joe Kennedy III on Tuesday called for the federal government to legalize marijuana because a hodgepodge of state rules have created a “badly broken” policy.

Washington Examiner - 1 day ago

Massachusetts makes history as first legal marijuana shops on East Coast open

NBC News - 1 day ago

Florida's opioid lawsuit against CVS and Walgreens takes aim at distributors with deep pockets

The Florida lawsuit accuses the drug stores and pharmaceutical distributors of playing as big a role in the proliferation of opioid addiction as the drug manufacturers of OxyContin and fentanyl, a synthetic opioid 50 times stronger than heroin.

CNBC - 1 day ago

MDMA Makes People More Cooperative... But That Doesn't Mean More Trusting

A new study from England suggests that the drug makes people more cooperative, but only with those who are deemed trustworthy.

Live Science - 1 day ago

El Salvador navy seizes record 6.3 metric tons of cocaine

News 24 - 1 day ago

Growers compete to up THC, but how high can you really get?

Mashable - 1 day ago

Calls to Oklahoma poison center for marijuana increased last year

Oklahoman - 1 day ago

4 lessons from the Mass. marijuana law roll-out

Boston Globe - 1 day ago

Supervised drug-use site for heroin, other substances wins support of Denver City Council

The Denver Post - 1 day ago

Alt-rock icon Dean Ween pitches marijuana-friendly concert venue in downtown Denver

The Denver Post - 1 day ago

New Orleans inmate under investigation for attempted smuggling of documents soaked in marijuana or roach spray

The Advocate - 1 day ago

Blue Jays prospect Griffin Conine suspended 50 games for failed drug test | The Star

The second-round pick in the 2018 draft and son of former major-leaguer Jeff Conine tested positive for ritalinic acid, a stimulant banned by its minor-league drug policy.

Toronto Star - 1 day ago

MDMA helps people cooperate and rebuild trust, study shows

MDMA, the active ingredient of ecstasy pills, makes people more inclined to cooperate on tasks and quicker to rebuild trust, according to researchers investigating its use in treating psychological disorders. Scans reveal it increases activity in parts of the brain linked to empathy and social behaviour that helps interpret other people’s beliefs and intentions, researchers from King’s College London said.

Independent UK - 1 day ago

How ecstasy promotes teamwork

Daily Mail - 1 day ago

New momentum is seen in veterans' fight for medical marijuana

Stars and Stripes - 1 day ago

RHOC's Vicki Gunvalson accuses Kelly Dodd of using cocaine on reunion

Daily Mail - 1 day ago

Rhode Island Prisons Push To Get Inmates The Best Treatment For Opioid Addiction

NPR - 2 days ago

Oklahoma medical marijuana board hides producers' addresses

Oklahoman - 2 days ago

Evzio: The overdose-reversal drug with a $4000+ price tag

Naloxone can save the life of someone experiencing an opioid overdose, but is it accessible? The price for an injector of the drug has skyrocketed

CBS News - 2 days ago

Saving your child from an opioid overdose

CBS News - 2 days ago

Florida Sues Walgreens, CVS, Alleging They Added To State's Opioid Crisis

Huffington Post - 3 days ago

Florida sues Walgreens, CVS over opioid sales

NBC News - 3 days ago

University of Minnesota doctor in midst of opioid conflict over work with drugmaker

Critics fear a potent new painkiller he worked to get OK'd will worsen epidemic.

Star Tribune - 3 days ago

Medical marijuana or your gun? In Missouri, you'll have to make a choice

The Kansas City Star - 3 days ago

Here's what's behind Mexico's radical move toward legalizing marijuana during its war on drugs

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 3 days ago

Florida sues CVS, Walgreens over opioid sales - The Boston Globe

Boston Globe - 3 days ago

Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.

Chicago Tribune - 3 days ago

Infant suffers brain damage after cocaine exposure

CNN - 3 days ago

New Zealand makes biggest cocaine bust in banana shipment

News 24 - 5 days ago

Unpublishing historic marijuana charges a challenge for newsrooms | The Star

I expect newsrooms across this country will face the question of unpublishing stories head on in coming days as people charged and convicted when marijuana possession was a criminal offence request to have news reports of those charges disappear from the online record published first on news sites and now accessible via Google and other search engines.

Toronto Star - 5 days ago

$500 Million of Cocaine Seized by Coast Guard Delivered to Port Everglades

The U.S. Coast Guard unloaded about 18.5 tons of cocaine, seized in international waters in a series of interdictions. - 5 days ago

Legal marijuana in Kansas? Incoming governor supports medical use

The Kansas City Star - 5 days ago

2 Chainz wants to put a THC tiger in your tank with his new cannabis brand Gas

Los Angeles Times - 5 days ago

Pearland police make drug possession arrests

Houston Chronicle - 6 days ago

This JoCo suburb just became the latest local government to sue the opioid industry

The Kansas City Star - 6 days ago