• Mexico and the Drug War
    Critical Look at the Continuing Mexican Drug War Illegal substances were highly profitable in the United States during the Prohibition years (1917-1933), but the seeds for the long-term growth and astounding profitability of the Mexico-US illegal drug trade were sown much earlier (Gonzalez 72)...
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  • Prop. 36 the Real Truth
    there is a ballot initiative on this upcoming November's election about drugs, and drug treatment. This measure is called Proposition 36. If this measure were to pass, state law would be changed, so that certain non-violent adult offenders who use or possess illegal drugs would receive drug treatment and...
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  • Drugs in America
    Drugs in America Pamela Smeltzer ENG 122 Instructor: Matthew Minicucci December 6, 2010 Drugs in America Over the years, America has discovered that there is a problem, when it comes to drug trafficking. One of the most serious social problems in the United States since World War II (1939–1945)...
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  • The emmerging drug trade in West Africa as a Security Threat
    Drug Trafficking in West Africa: an Emerging Security Threat Inhoud 1 Introduction Over the last decade it has been documented by various international and regional organisations that West Africa is becoming the new hub for the trafficking of illicit drugs, mostly...
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  • Acupuncture
    The Drug War Be Won? Name: Institutional Affiliation: Date: War on drugs can be defined as an initiative headed by the United States, assisted by other participating countries and humanitarian agencies, aimed at combating and reducing the illegal drug trade. As a campaign for war on drugs, the...
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  • War on Drugs in Tennessee
    War on Drugs and Prison Overcrowding in Tennessee The War on Drugs and Prison Overcrowding in Tennessee Many prisons across the United States are plagued with overcrowded prisons. The state of Tennessee has a serious overcrowding issue. According to...
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  • War on Drugs
    The War on Drugs is a campaign of prohibition and foreign military aid being undertaken by the United States government, with the assistance of participating countries,The united states has launched several assasination missions and five drug lords have been eliminated intended to both define and reduce...
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  • Business
    for my Effective Essay Writing Class.  The essay needs to be 1500 words (rough draft).  The essay is on the War on Drugs.  Here is what needs to be covered in the essay. * When did the War on Drugs start?  June of 1971 by President Richard Nixon * How much has been spent on the War on Drugs? ...
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  • War on Cocaine
    AMERICA’S WAR ON COCAINE: THE NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL SUPPLY REDUCTION STRATEGY Illegal drug use threatens everything that is good about our country. It can break the bonds between parents and children. It can turn productive citizens into addicts...
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  • Drug Trafficking-Us
    Drug Trafficking in the United Sates Shelia Towns ENG 122 – English Composition Instructor Danika Novak September 12, 2011 Drugs Trafficking in the United States Of all the illegal drugs that cross the borders into the United States, the Mexican border poses the greatest threat. To date there...
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  • Non-Violent Drug Offenders -Porp. 36
    Have you heard the phrase "prisons are over populated!"? Statistics show 21.2% of low level drug offenders, that are incarcerated, do not have any current or prior violence in their records, no involvement in sophisticated criminal activity and no prior commitment. (USDOJ) Could this be the problem...
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  • Drug Policies Usa V Sweden
    America v Sweden Drug use is prominent in most if not all countries around the world. The use of illegal substances has created a market that makes millions of dollars every year. Illegal drugs refer to ‘narcotic, psychotropic and related substances produced, traded or used in contravention to domestic...
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  • International Drug War
    do think of when you hear the phrase International war on drugs? Does it spark images of drug raids, smuggling drugs cross country, and mafia type organizations? That is obviously what we've seen on the news and other programs. We all know drugs are bad for us and most of us manage to stay clean...
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  • Cannabis in the United States: a Love/Hate Relationship
    “Cannabis in the United States: a Love/Hate Relationship” Throughout human history, cannabis has been used as a medicine, religious aid, recreational drug, and building material. The first know therapeutic use for cannabis was listed in the Chinese pharmacopoeia, the Pen Ts’ao, and was called a superior...
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  • Drug Reform Policy
     Drug Policy Reform Eric L. Morton Urban Policy/UST 458 Cleveland State University Abstract In the United States the prison population has increased from 300,000 in 1972 to 2.2 million people today...
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  • Colombia: Cocaine Trade
    Ransom INTS 101 Khalil Marrar 11/8/2012 How does the Cocaine drug trade affect its producing countries, what problems are seen, and what are possible solutions to these problems both locally and internationally? The drug trafficking problem focused on Cocaine is mainly limited to three countries...
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  • Narco Trafficking in the Americas
    necessary for us to acknowledge that drug trafficking, worldwide violence and governmental corruption are three concepts that are deeply intertwined. We can even go as far as assuming or, better yet, accepting that these three concepts depend on one another. The drug trafficking gives way to violence and...
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  • Crime
    has introduced penal measures which have proved totally ineffective in reducing crime. I shall demonstrate my argument with a discussion of post-World War II criminology and penology, and provide practical examples of how 'partial criminology' has lead to a failure in crime reduction [by 'partial criminology'...
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  • Marijuana Legalization
    Marijuana Legalization: Is America losing the drug war? (Name Omitted) Abstract America is losing the war on drugs. The time has come for a serious change in marijuana-related policy. Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug, and is also the least harmful. It is arguably less harmful than...
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  • Approval of Biological Products When Human Efficacy Studies Are Not Ethical or Feasible; the Case of Pyridostigmine Bromide
    bioterrorism attack. After the American Government recognized the need for effective counteragents against chemical and biological weapons that could be used in a terrorist attack one of the regulations implemented by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in May 2002, was the "Approval of Biological Products...
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