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Description: policy about how drugs and users be treated (esp. concerning government-initiated violence), in general

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      TOP: Death penalty for drug dealers is not a new idea - The Boston Globe
      bostonglobe - (US) Death penalty for drug dealers is not a new idea - The Boston Globe Death penalty for drug dealers is not a new idea President Donald Trump delivers a speech on his administration's plans to combat the opioid crisis in Manchester. (Wed Mar 21 14:03:26 2018 PDT)

      CANADA: Opioid-related deaths continue to increase in Ontario
      manitoulin - (Canada) There were 1053 opioid-related deaths in Ontario from January to October 2017. There were 7658 emergency department visits related to opioid overdoses compared with 4453 during the same period in 2016. (Wed Mar 21 02:22:26 2018 PDT)

      TOP: Six cases of illicit pot exports from California - The Sacramento Bee
      sacbee - (US) Says illicit marijuana exports from California will continue to thrive as long as there are other states with more restrictive pot laws and inflated street prices for the Golden Stateb s cash crop. (Tue Mar 20 14:06:35 2018 PDT)

      OR: Trump opioid plan includes death penalty for traffickers - KPIC
      kpic - (US) Trump opioid plan includes death penalty for traffickers ! KPIC Trump opioid plan includes death penalty for traffickers Trump is traveling to New Hampshire to unveil more of his plan to combat the nation's opioid crisis. (Mon Mar 19 21:51:03 2018 PDT) [also kcby8813]

      OR: Trump pushes death penalty for some drug dealers - KTVZ
      ktvz - (US) Trump said it was critical to "get tough" on combating the epidemic. We are wasting our time. The plan will include stiffer penalties for high-intensity drug traffickers. Public policy experts have condemned the proposal even before Trump rolled it out. (Mon Mar 19 21:38:59 2018 PDT)

      FL: - Trump opioid plan includes death penalty for traffickers
      wtsp - (US) Who briefed reporters Sunday on the plan Trump is scheduled to unveil Monday in New Hampshire. Death for drug traffickers and mandatory minimum penalties for distributing certain opioids are just two elements under the part of Trump's plan that deals with law enforcement and interdiction to break the international and domestic flow of drugs into and across the U.S. (Mon Mar 19 20:41:23 2018 PDT)

      FL: AP Explains: The Origins of 4/20, Marijuana's High Holiday + CBS Tampa
      tampa.cbslocal - (US) S High Holiday + CBS Tampa Is Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Dangerous? S brother was afraid of getting busted for a patch of cannabis he was growing in the woods at Point Reyes. (Mon Mar 19 20:34:43 2018 PDT)

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