Drug Enforcement Administration


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The federal agency that enforces controlled substances laws and regulations

Drug Enforcement Administration

Substance abuse The federal agency that enforces controlled substances laws and regulations. See Controlled drug substances.
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Meanwhile, the Drug Enforcement Administration in coordination with the National Committee for Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances continued their efforts in spreading awareness on drugs by organising a series of awareness events to spread the message of a€?
Drug Enforcement Administration and the Santa Barbara Regional Narcotic Enforcement Team.
As a retired police officer, I am embarrassed by what my colleagues at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are doing ("Dr.
The arrests were the result of a massive inter-agency investigation involving several local police departments, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the FBI, the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Internal Revenue Service, and others.
It overturned a lower court's refusal to issue a preliminary injunction protecting two patients from raids by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Drug Enforcement Administration agent Rick LaMere credited a task force comprising federal, state and local authorities for breaking the drug ring for which Cortez worked.
House of Representatives, where he served on the Judiciary and Intelligence committees, before leading the Drug Enforcement Administration.
FIRST THE DRUG Enforcement Administration tried to ban hemp foods by claiming they've been illegal for three decades; it's just that no one (including the DEA) noticed until recently.
Drug Enforcement Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation also took part.
Employers that will be exhibiting include: Accenture, Alliant Energy, Allstate Insurance Company, Ameriquest Mortgage Company, ARAMARK, ASAP Software, Castle Metals, CharterOneBank, Chicago Board of Trade, City of Elgin, Corinthian Colleges, DeVry University & Keller Graduate School of Management, Drug Enforcement Administration, Eli Lilly & Company, Forest Pharmaceuticals, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, Hospira, Inc.
In Billings, Montana, a May 30 rock concert sponsored by two drug policy reform groups was canceled on the day of the show after a local representative of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) told the venue's owners they could be liable under the new law if anyone smoked pot at the event.

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