They wrote extensively about a case in which Melton was accused of leaking a false document to the media and were the first journalists to report that Melton led a nighttime, warrant-less raid on an alleged crackhouse
in a poor black neighborhood.
The order ( a so-called crackhouse
closure ( gives police the power to immediately go to the property, remove the occupant and board up the house.
Five women and four men found in the Litchfield Court crackhouse
at 7.30am yesterday were arrested on suspicion of possession of class-A drugs with intent to supply after deals of crack cocaine were allegedly found already wrapped, ready to be sold.
Elsewhere a 66-year-old-woman in a neat council flat told how she had spent the past six months living in terror as her upstairs neighbour turned his home into a crackhouse
full of noisy drug addicts.
was a jokey romp, while Before My Bedtime, Over the Sunrise and Emily were sweeter.
Federal prosecutors have also used the "Crackhouse
Law" to prosecute nightclub promoters, arguing that clubs that host what are called "rave" Ecstasy parties, in essence, function as crackhouses
From the House Industries display typography and art catalog, number 23, that features "The Bad Neighborhood" font kit: "The Bad Neighborhood features the infamous Crackhouse
(the font everyone loves), eps clip-art, eight other beat-down typefaces, and a Bad Hood T-shirt." Other typeface names include: "House Arrest," "Burnt House," "Condemned House," and "Poorhouse," along with clip-art of automatic weapons, switchblades, pepper spray, and bullets.
"Burned," Four friends decide to get rid of the neighborhood crackhouse
For example, Williams (1990, 1989, 1992) transforms the results from his interviews with eight underclass cocaine selling adolescents (1989) and seven regulars in an underclass crackhouse
(1992) into something more generalizable by tying the drug use and drug sales of these 15 respondents to a larger underclass-based culture of refusal.
And in response to the neighborhood crackhouse
problem, 18 lawyers volunteered, free-of-charge, to file eviction papers.
Dickerson's seemingly evasive behavior upon his exit from a building commonly known to be a crackhouse
aroused the officers' suspicions.(64) They drove into the alley and ordered Dickerson to stop.(65) Officer Rose then conducted a protective patdown of the outer surfaces of Dickerson's clothing.(66) This search uncovered no weapons, but Officer Rose detected a small lump in Dickerson's thin nylon jacket pocket that felt like it was wrapped in cellophane.(67) Based on his experience in law enforcement, Officer Rose determined that the lump was crack cocaine.(68)
But he had concocted claims of being held in a crackhouse
for a week-and-ahalf and forced to sell drugs.