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
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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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Police said they recovered from the suspects 25 grams of shabu worth P8,000 and drug paraphernalia.
Seized from the suspects were .38-caliber revolvers, bullets, 'shabu' (crystal meth), marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Carmela Reyes-Estrope.
Seized were suspected shabu weighing about 15 grams and improvised tooters and drug paraphernalia from the suspects.
* Curtis A Johnson, 40, of Marion, was arrested on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia on July 13 in the 800 block of West Main Street.
During a search at his room, police seized seven sachets of what is believed to be shabu, several drug paraphernalia, and ammunitions.
Around 71.0373 grams of shabu with a street value of P852,477.60, assorted drug paraphernalia, and the Uzi sub-machine gun were recovered at the scene.
MERTHYR Tydfil council is trialling an app which allows people to report where drug paraphernalia has been found.
Police seized more than 200 plants and drug paraphernalia from a building on Station Road in Ashington.
A review of Mundy's arrest records showed that she and four other people were charged with "possession of drug paraphernalia and manufacturing, delivery, sale and possession of Schedule I drugs" after being arrested with 18 grams of suspected methamphetamine, 4 grams of suspected heroin and 68 Xanax bars in their possession in December of 2016.
FEARS have been raised children could pick up drug paraphernalia discarded in a town centre public toilet which is turning into a regular haunt for addicts.
A COVENTRY woman who left drug paraphernalia within reach of two young children has avoided being sent to prison.