The criteria for banning a drug exist to make congressional and DEA determinations look scientific, even when they are not.
We live under the illusion that all problems can be dealt with through force.
Simple economics will be one of Colombia's biggest problems as it seeks to eliminate illegal drug production with the help of FARC rebels.
Peru is virtually tied with neighboring Colombia as the world's top cocaine producer.
The tunnel started under a Tijuana house and was equipped with a rail system.
Christophe Naudin is accused of helping the pair flee the Dominican Republic.
In the short term, capturing the world's most notorious drug lord may lead to more violence.
A new mouse study identifies the way this drug kills neurons, as well as a possible antidote for its deadly effects.
With Chapo behind bars, it falls to Zambada to maintain the Sinaloa Cartel's ranking as the world's largest.
Mexican authorities have formally begun extraditing the cartel leader to the U.S.
Scott Weiland died from a mix of cocaine, MDA (a type of ecstasy) and alcohol, according to toxicology reports.
The pair, nephews of the president's wife, had contacted an undercover U.S. agent about selling 800 kg of cocaine.
Lamar Odom was reportedly fighting for his life in a Las Vegas hospital on Wednesday.
Five Costa Ricans and two Cubans were arrested over the course of ten raids.
None of the scenarios touted by opponents—rampant increases in drug use by the young; Lisbon becoming a "drug tourist" haven—has occurred.
Authorities recently started seeing Mexican meth alongside heroin in local drug takedowns.
The report has found that people are far more likely to overdose from alcohol than from smoking cannabis.