The charges mean that two former Rochester Drug Company leaders could face prison time.
San Luis, Arizona: A United States Drug Enforcement Administration official aims a flashlight down a 55-foot-deep drug-smuggling tunnel that spans a distance of nearly 240 yards under the U.S.-Mexico border. Drugs ran north, and weapons and cash ran south.
The proposal follows several other efforts to combat the ongoing epidemic on both the state and federal levels—some more effective than others.
After the 2014 rule change, sales of prescription painkillers went up among U.S. sellers on dark Web marketplaces.
Farmers in Colombia have been ramping up their coca planting and now seem ready to produce cocaine in unprecedented amounts, according to the DEA.
The DEA's rule change allows other health-care professionals aside from just doctors to prescribe buprenorphine, an effective—but potentially addictive—treatment.
The DEA has been criticized for its role in several high-profile foreign drug operations gone awry.
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