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Drug Trafficking

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  • 'Man Man' the felon gets 10 years for cocaine trafficking

    'Man Man' the felon gets 10 years for cocaine trafficking
    BUNNELL — A man with an extensive history of being arrested while on bail or probation received a long sentence with possibly more years to come. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports 37-year-old Christopher "Man Man" Lang was sentenced to 10...
  • Experts question gang involvement in riots

    Experts question gang involvement in riots
    It was an unusual tableau: Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young and his neatly dressed council colleagues stood at a City Hall news conference flanked by two young men wearing the red bandannas associated with the Bloods gang. At...
  • Indonesia confirms it executed 8 for drug smuggling

    Indonesia brushed aside last-minute appeals and executed eight people convicted of drug smuggling on Wednesday, although a Philippine woman was granted a stay of execution. Attorney General Muhammad Prasetyo confirmed at a news conference hours after the...
  • Al Sharpton won't jump on this bandwagon

    Regarding the rogue Philadelphia cops and their alleged crimes: It seems like the one charge that wasn't filed is racial profiling. Police officer Jeffrey Walker said the squad targeted "white college-type drug dealers for the on-duty heists because...
  • Man arrested numerous times for drugs to review

    A man with an extensive history of being arrested while on bail or probation received a long sentence with possibly more years to come. The Daytona Beach News-Journal (http://bit.ly/1DAeIO9) reports 37-year-old Christopher "Man Man" Lang was sentenced to...
  • Mexico brothers lose final death sentence appeal in Malaysia

    Three Mexican brothers and two other people on Thursday lost their final appeals against death sentences for drug trafficking in Malaysia, their lawyer said. The Mexicans are from Sinaloa state, the cradle of their country's drug trade, but have no...
  • Advocate: Sheriff video release is 'character assassination'

    Video released by investigators that shows an undercover sheriff's deputy allegedly buying drugs from a man later killed by a volunteer officer amounts to "character assassination," a civil rights advocate said Wednesday. The Tulsa County Sheriff's...
  • Peru may resume shooting down suspected coke-smuggling planes

    Peru may resume shooting down suspected coke-smuggling planes
    An upsurge in illicit air shipments of cocaine to Bolivia has prompted neighboring Peru to consider resuming a policy of shooting down small aircraft suspected of ferrying the drug, authorities say. That policy resulted in the mistaken 2001 shoot-down...
  • Woman wrongfully arrested by disgraced Schaumburg cop and prosecuted: lawsuit

    Woman wrongfully arrested by disgraced Schaumburg cop and prosecuted: lawsuit
    A Bloomingdale woman filed a lawsuit Monday against the village of Schaumburg and a former police officer, accusing him of wrongfully arresting her before coercing her to plead guilty to felony drug charges, according to court documents. The suit...
  • Beth Schmidt lost a child to heroin. She wants you to keep yours

    Beth Schmidt lost a child to heroin. She wants you to keep yours
    Beth Schmidt lost her son, Sean, to a drug overdose in late 2013. He was one of the first victims of fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid drug that is many times more potent than the heroin. Sean thought he was injecting heroin, which is why his decision...
  • Convict could face death in killing of 20th Century Fox exec

    A convicted drug dealer could face the death penalty after being indicted Wednesday on a capital murder charge in the killing of a 20th Century Fox executive. John Creech pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles Superior Court to the elevated charge after...