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Suspected Heroin Found Inside Baltimore NAACP Offices

Suspected heroin found inside the Baltimore offices of the NAACP. Court records show the man now facing charges is the son of the organization’s president.

05/07/2015

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Maryland Addressing Heroin OD Problem On Multiple Fronts

Maryland’s rising rate of fatal heroin overdoses might not have one cure, but lawmakers and activists are hoping a combination of actions will be a step in the right direction.

04/16/2015

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Police: I-95 Traffic Stop Leads To 750 Heroin Packets

Maryland State Police say a North Carolina man is facing drug charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 95 led to the discovery of hundreds of packets of heroin.

04/02/2015

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Ex-FBI Agent Pleads Guilty In Drug Tampering Case

An FBI agent accused of abusing heroin from his own drug investigations and in the process botching dozens of cases has pleaded guilty in his own case.

03/31/2015

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Bill That Would Strengthen Heroin Laws Returns To Committee

A bill that would hold heroin dealers responsible in the case of a fatal overdose is returning to the committee level.

03/23/2015

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Former NBA Star Speaks To Students About Addiction Battle

In college, he started using marijuana and cocaine. When he made it to the NBA, he became a heroin addict.

02/19/2015

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Md. Joins Task Force To Tackle Heroin Crisis

Maryland’s growing heroin epidemic has the state’s attorney general teaming with neighboring states to tackle heroin trafficking.

02/12/2015

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Man On Probation In Baltimore Jail Corruption Gets 10 Years

A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after prosecutors say he sold heroin while on probation for his role in a sweeping corruption case at Baltimore’s city jail.

02/06/2015

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Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015

Coffee With Jessica Kartalija; People Are Talking about the Marc Cottman galleries.

02/03/2015

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Md. Heroin Addicts May Not Be What You Picture

Heroin is killing more Marylanders than ever before. As it continues to take a deadly toll on people across the state, Governor Larry Hogan is about to declare a state of emergency.

02/02/2015

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Baltimore County Planning Drug Overdose Response Training

The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering a free, two-hour training course on how to prevent and respond to certain drug overdoses.

01/27/2015

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Anne Arundel County To Declare Heroin Health Emergency

Anne Arundel County’s executive says he’s going to declare a public health emergency as soon as next week in response to the “heroin epidemic” in the region, citing a growing number of deaths related to the highly addictive opioid.

01/23/2015

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