drug paraphernalia


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As defined in a regulatory context, drug paraphernalia includes any instrument or implement or combination adapted for administration of controlled substances—e.g., hypodermic syringe, needle, metal or plastic (snorting) tube—under circumstances which reasonably indicate an intention to use such instruments for the purposes of illegally administering any controlled dangerous substance

drug paraphernalia

Controlled paraphernalia Substance abuse As defined in a regulatory context, DP is a hypodermic syringe, needle, metal or plastic (snorting) tube, or other instrument or implement or combination adapted for the administration of controlled substances under circumstances which reasonably indicate an intention to use such instruments for the purposes of illegally administering any controlled dangerous substance. See Controlled substance.
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Officers also found 17 bags of white powder, as well as a block of white powder, steroids and drug paraphernalia at the premises.
A COVENTRY woman who left drug paraphernalia within reach of two young children has avoided being sent to prison.
When they searched the vehicle, they found five rocks that tested positive for crystal meth, as well as a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
MORE than 700 needles and piles of drug paraphernalia have been found during a community cleanup of a Birmingham park.
A vehicle search uncovered more of the drug while follow-up raids at two properties in the city also turned up ecstasy, cocaine and other drug paraphernalia.
Flintshire County Council's street scene has also attended the location and cleared the area of drug paraphernalia and they will continue to monitor this part of Shotton with our support.
I couldn't understand what the problem was--when the supervisor said it was because they could be used as drug paraphernalia I was completely shocked," Zuke said.
A related search at a house in Birchgrove found more weapons, drugs and drug paraphernalia.
We also found a lot of needles and drug paraphernalia.
The raids by Northumbria Police Total Policing Taskforce yesterday on a house in Blaydon and Winlaton, both Gateshead, recovered pounds 10,000-worth of cocaine, pounds 350 in cash and drug paraphernalia.
Prosecutors have charged 39-year-old biology and chemistry professor Cassandra Meek with possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
A 1986 amendment to the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 defines drug paraphernalia as any item "primarily intended or designed for use in manufacturing, compounding, converting, concealing, producing, processing, preparing, injecting, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing into the human body a controlled substance" After some research (presumably focused on possible interpretations of concealing), Puck's attorney concluded that Buchanan might have a case, so Wills and Catalano decided to plead guilty.