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These Drugs Could Save Lives, But Are Being Stockpiled to Kill People Instead

April 20, 2017

It’s a cruel conundrum: States that could use drugs to save lives are instead using them to kill. In the U.S., 31 states carry out capital punishment, and a recent study has found states that use lethal injections to kill inmates are…

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McCain Fundraiser, Ex-Congressional Staffer, Busted Running Meth Lab

April 27, 2016

John McCain’s RSVP Contact Busted in Meth Raid On Tuesday, police in Maricopa County, Arizona arrested 34-year old Emily Pitha—the RSVP contact for U.S. Sen. John McCain’s re-election fundraisers. Detectives obtained a search warrant for Pitha’s home after being alerted to…

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