Latest Controlled Substances Act Stories

Florida In The Middle Of Pain-Killer Boom Once More
2012-04-10 04:45:22

The US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is inspecting 6 Walgreens pharmacies and its Florida distribution center in response to a jump in purchases of oxycodone, a highly addictive pain killer.

Synthetic Marijuana Use A Major Problem With Teens
2012-03-20 11:42:14

Synthetic marijuana, with nicknames such as “Mr. Smiley,” “Blaze,” and “Spice,” has been blamed on hospitalizations of at least three teens who have smoked or ingested the fake pot trying to get a legal high, according to a new report.

2012-03-02 08:00:00

The 82nd Texas legislature included bath salts and synthetic marijuana products in the Texas Controlled Substances Act on September 1, 2011 under SB 331 and HB 2118.

2011-12-19 08:00:00

A new Georgia law takes full effect on January 1st requiring healthcare providers to use approved prescription paper.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.