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Members of a criminal gang get ready to sniff cocaine. (credit: Getty Images/Raul ArboledaA/AFP)

Mexican Man Sentenced For Role In Texas Drug Ring

A Mexican citizen has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for helping lead a South Texas drug ring

11/24/2014

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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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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

DEA Probe Leads Investigators To House In Murphy

Scores of law enforcement officers took over late-model home this morning in Murphy in a raid that appears to be drug-related.

11/28/2012

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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

A shot of the control tower at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

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

Four months after a purchase at a Fort Worth gun show, an assassin would pull the trigger on that same gun in a highway ambush in Mexico, killing Jaime Zapata, an agent with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.

Man Linked To Federal Agent’s Murder Gets 7 Years On Weapons Charges

A man who pled guilty last year to his role in a gun trafficking operation that was linked to the killing of a federal agent in Mexico was sentenced Monday to seven years in prison.

05/07/2012

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Woman Jailed For Trying To Fill A Prescription

Anne Lenhart never thought filling a prescription at CVS Pharmacy in Dallas could land her in jail.

05/04/2012

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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

Arlington Mayor Robert Cluck. (credit: arlingtontx.gov)

Arlington Mayor Speaks On Murder-For-Hire Plot

Mayor Robert Cluck spoke publicly Wednesday for the first time about an alleged murder-for-hire plot targeting him and a lawyer doing contract work for the city.

04/11/2012

Strip club owner Ryan Walker Grant was arrested on April 9 for attempting to put a hit on two Arlington city officials. (Credit: City of Arlington)

FBI: Strip Club Owner Wanted To Pay To Kill Arlington Officials

An Arlington strip club owner was arrested Monday for attempting to pay to have the city’s mayor and a contract attorney killed, according to a federal arrest affidavit.

04/10/2012

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