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Fake Marijuana Sickens Over 200 In Austin

On Saturday night alone, authorities in Austin reportedly handled 14 suffering from the side effects of K2. Although the synthetic drug is still legal under Texas state law until September 1st, Austin police are working to tamp down street-level dealers.

06/14/2015

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Over 109,000 Pot Plants Found In Panhandle

Investigators said that more than 109,000 marijuana plants have been found growing in the rural Texas Panhandle. The DEA confirmed the discovery on Wednesday.

06/10/2015

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Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 27 Years After 1,900 Pounds Of Meth Found

A Mesquite man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after being caught with a large amount of methamphetamine in his home.

04/17/2015

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North Texan Challenging Right To Film Federal Buildings

A Frisco man claims the DEA harassed him for simply walking on public property. The confrontation was caught on camera while the man was trying to prove a point about where you and I have a right to be.

CBSDFW.COM–07/29/2014

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Fate Of Ridglea Theater Likely Decided At Auction

Questions remain for many people after the FBI seized Fort Worth’s iconic Ridglea Theater in connection with a major drug investigation.

06/06/2014

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Denton Pharmacist And Husband Arrested For Money Laundering, Drug Charges

A Denton pharmacist and her husband are both under arrest, accused of money laundering and diverting controlled drugs.

05/21/2014

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550-Pound Xanax Bust Highlights Rise In Prescription Drug Abuse

Federal agents arrested two Dallas men Sunday after they watched them accept a shipment of 550 pounds of the drug Xanax, according to federal documents.

02/26/2014

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Court Rejects Bid To Have Marijuana Reclassified

A federal appeals court has rejected a petition to reclassify marijuana from its current status as a dangerous drug with no accepted medical use.

01/22/2013

Singer Jenni Rivera performs onstage during the 11th annual Latin GRAMMY Awards at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on November 11, 2010 in Las Vegas. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for LARAS)

DEA Investigating Rivera Plane Owner

The company that owns a jet that crashed and killed Mexican superstar Jenni Rivera is under investigation by the DEA, and the agency seized two of its planes earlier this year.

12/14/2012

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500 Pounds Of Marijuana Found On Texas School Bus

Investigators are trying to determine who smuggled nearly 500 pounds of marijuana on board a West Texas school bus hauling student athletes.

11/21/2012

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DFW Airport Worker Among Dozens Busted In DEA Raid

A large drug bust at San Juan Puerto Rico’s international Airport has a North Texas connection.

06/06/2012

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Tarrant Co. Prepares For Drug “Take-Back” Event

A drug “take-back” program in Tarrant County has netted a huge stash of old medications. Organizations across Tarrant County have had three take-back events since 2010 and another is slated for later this month.

04/16/2012

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