Welcome to Heroin City
Meanwhile, according to local addiction treatment providers, a different set of circumstances has been creating a growing demand for heroin in Portland. Oregon ... sentence of probation until their fifth conviction, which can net up to 12 months in jail ...
Sex offender used meth to exploit Oregon high school girl
(AP) — The first time ... MAX station. Night fell on the early July evening in 2009 as Pranzetti pricked the girl's skin with a needle, searching for a vein. When Pranzetti said, "We're going to get high," and she discovered he was talking about meth ...
The Faces of Meth
Oregon treats more meth addicts ... the Multnomah County jail. "There are no words to describe it" -- she began to sob -- "I can't stand to look at myself in the mirror." She is serving a five-month sentence for theft and drug possession.
Sex offender used meth to exploit high school girl
(AP) - The first time Anthony Michael Pranzetti ... jail. When she told him the cops were there, she said, he launched into a list of instructions on the lies she should tell them. Investigators asked for any items she had of Pranzetti's and she handed ...
Pot legalization is on the ballot in three US states. What happens when one state says yes to weed?
and Oregon—will be able to vote on ballot measures that would legalize marijuana, period. Not just for medicinal purposes, but for recreational purposes, too. At Rolling Stone, a smart blog post by Julian Brookes on what happens when the first state says ...