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Marijuana plants sit on a rack at the Berkeley Patients Group March 25, 2010 in Berkeley, California. California Secretary of State Debra Bowen certified a ballot initiative late yesterday to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana in the State of California after proponents of the measure submitted over 690,000 signatures. The measure will appear on the November 2 general election ballot. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: National Cocaine Use Drops, Pot Consumption On The Rise

While cocaine use reportedly dropped heavily across the country between 2006 and 2010, the amount of marijuana use increased dramatically, according to a study released Monday by Santa Monica-based RAND Corp.

03/10/2014

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Drug Charges Dropped Against Wife Of State Treasurer Bill Lockyer

Drug-related charges were dropped Friday against former Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer, wife of state Treasurer Bill Lockyer, after prosecutors determined she had completed an addiction-treatment program.

01/17/2014

Carlos Campos, pictured here, has been charged in connection with a crash that killed three people in Fontana last month. (credit: California DMV)

Fontana Man, 24, Charged In Crash That Killed 3

Authorities in Fontana say a man has been charged in connection with a crash that killed three people last month.

11/08/2013

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Father Arrested For Meth Possession, Child Endangerment In Riverside County

A 26-year-old father was in custody Tuesday for allegedly being in possession of narcotics and endangering his 1-year-old child.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/05/2013

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Boy Eats Candy Possibly Laced With Meth In Orange County

Police in Orange County Monday were investigating whether a boy ingested Halloween candy tainted with methamphetamine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2013

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Husband Of Montebello Mayor Charged With Selling Meth Near School

The husband of Montebello’s mayor was charged Thursday with six felony counts of selling methamphetamine near a school.

10/31/2013

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22 Busted During Van Nuys Prostitution Sting

A prostitution sting in Van Nuys Thursday evening netted 22 arrests.

10/18/2013

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State Agents Arrest 4 In Drug Cartel Investigation

More than 100 pounds of methamphetamine, nine pounds of cocaine and half a pound of heroin were also seized in the San Bernardino County raid.

10/09/2013

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Sheriff’s Employee Arrested For Allegedly Distributing Meth, Heroin To Inmates

A 13-year veteran of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was arrested Tuesday for allegedly distributing drugs to inmates at a Castaic jail.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2013

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2 Arrested In Long Beach Drug Bust

Two men were jailed Thursday night following an undercover investigation by Long Beach police that resulted in the confiscation of 12 pounds of drugs, $118,000 in cash and nine firearms.

09/05/2013

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3 Arrested During Drug Raid At Riverside County Home

Authorities arrested three men Wednesday during a drug raid at a Riverside County house.

08/16/2013

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Burbank Man Calls 911, Asks To Speak To A Priest To Make Meth Confession

A Burbank man who, on his own volition, admitted his drug use to officers ended up behind bars over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2013

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Actor Nick Stahl Arrested In Hollywood For Meth Possession

Actor Nick Stahl was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly possessing methamphetamine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/28/2013

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Authorities Allegedly Found Meth In Car Of Rescued OC Hiker During Days-Long Search

A 19-year-old man who got lost with his friend in Trabuco Canyon in Orange County is facing a drug charge after authorities reportedly found methamphetamine in his car during the massive, days-long search for the pair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2013

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Parents Charged After 7-Year-Old Daughter Eats Meth

A Joshua Tree couple was charged with child endangerment after their 7-year-old daughter ingested methamphetamine last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2013

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