Lewand arrested for drunk driving, apologizes. He may face sanctions from the NFL commissioner.
Archive for June, 2010
Tags: addiction, alcoholism, NFL Team president arrested for drunk driving, recovery, Tom Lewand apologizes, Tom Lewand arrested
Tags: addiction, celebrities, crime, drug abuse, entertainment, Lil Wayne pleads guilty
Looks like Lil Wayne may have gotten out from under any further jail time. But if he does get the 36 months probation, that is a long time to keep the house clean.
Tags: addiction, DAWN, nonmedical prescription drug use, prescription drug abuse, prescription drugs, SAMHSA study 2010
These numbers do not look good for the home team. It just keeps getting worse and worse.
Tags: Coalition for a Safer Detroit, Detroit, legalize marijuana, marijuana possession
Voters in Detroit likely to vote in November on legal possession of small amounts of pot.
Tags: elderly and drug abuse, older Americans and drug abuse treatment, SAMHSA study 2010
With baby boomers from the 60’s and early 70’s, we are seeing a dramatic rise in drug abuse treatment admissions for the age bracket of 50 and over.
Tags: blind pig, Chevy Boys, Detroit crime, Detroit drug raids
A blind pig known as the Chevy Boys was raided by Wayne County sheriffs in Detroit in the early morning hours of June 13, 2010.
The location, at 18919 Schoolcraft Road was stormed by about 24 officers.
Tags: crime, Jeremiah Masoli, marijuana, Masoli kicked off team, Oregon Ducks
Oregon Ducks quarterback Masoli better get his act together because he is throwing his life away with his current behavior.
Tags: Detroit hit man sentenced, drug dealers, executions, Smothers pleads guilty, Vincent Smothers
One to go. On June 24th, 2010, Smothers will receiver 50 to 100 years on prison, plus 2 for the gun. Read more on Examiner.
Tags: adolescent risk taking, drug survey, OAS, SAMHSA
Young people may be wired for risk-taking, and by the numbers released in a report by SAMHSA, this just might be true.
Tags: crime, drug crimes, legalize marijuana, marijuana, marijuana possession
Voters in Detroit will probably get their say come November when they likely will vote on legalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana. Please go to full article on my Examiner page.