# drugs - Yesterday’s News
Decriminalisation of addiction is our next great step to a better drug policy, writes Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.
# drugs - Monday 24 April, 2017
A car and van were stopped and searched on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay earlier today.
# drugs - Saturday 22 April, 2017
Injection centres, medicinal cannabis and investment were on the agenda at the IMO’s annual conference.
# drugs - Friday 21 April, 2017
There were protests across the globe yesterday as people seek to have the drug legalised.
# drugs - Thursday 20 April, 2017
The types of birth defects attributed to the drug included spina bifida as well as defects of the heart and genital organs.
# drugs - Monday 17 April, 2017
Documents unsealed today shed some light on the pop icon’s struggle with addiction – but give no indication of where he got the drug that killed him.
Three men are due to appear in court today.
# drugs - Saturday 15 April, 2017
Spice has left a “trail of human misery” in the city, according to the Manchester Evening News.
# drugs - Thursday 13 April, 2017
New drug-driving roadside checks are starting today.
# drugs - Wednesday 12 April, 2017
New devices were unveiled to reporters today. Here’s what you need to know.
The investigation is ongoing.
Orkambi – as well as the drug Kalydeco – will now be available for CF sufferers from 1 May.
# drugs - Friday 7 April, 2017
Jemima Sumgong was the first Kenyan woman to win the race.
# drugs - Thursday 6 April, 2017
Two men were arrested at the scene.
# drugs - Wednesday 5 April, 2017
“We are working internationally and nationally to catch these merchants of death, these people who traffic in ice.”
# drugs - Sunday 2 April, 2017
Ammunition and component parts of firearms were also found.
# drugs - Saturday 1 April, 2017
A man in his 40s has been arrested.
# drugs - Wednesday 29 March, 2017
Arkansas has scheduled the executions in order to use its supply of a lethal injection drug before it expires.
# drugs - Wednesday 22 March, 2017
A man in his 30s has been arrested.
# drugs - Tuesday 21 March, 2017
Twomey says nothing will happen until the law is changed.
# drugs - Friday 17 March, 2017
The seizure happened last night.
# drugs - Wednesday 15 March, 2017
Heroin, crack cocaine and a submachine gun were found during searches today and yesterday.
A 50-year-old man is currently being detained at Mayfield Garda Station.
# drugs - Tuesday 14 March, 2017
Two men have been arrested.
# drugs - Monday 13 March, 2017
The seizure of such drugs almost tripled last year.
# drugs - Sunday 12 March, 2017
There are moments in our lives where the world changes and you go 'was I on the right road all the time?'
Irish artist and writer Christina Reihill explores alcoholism and addiction in her new work about the writer Dorothy Parker.
# drugs - Saturday 11 March, 2017
'Polite' man with 431 previous convictions 'must have highest record in Irish criminal history' - judge
Anthony O’Sullivan appeared in Naas District Court this week.
# drugs - Wednesday 8 March, 2017
A man was arrested and is currently being questioned.
# drugs - Monday 6 March, 2017
First time users will now be hit with a €255 fine instead of a conviction.
# drugs - Sunday 5 March, 2017
The two other men who were arrested have been released without charge.
Some 115 packets of the drug, weighing nearly 84kg, were found.
# drugs - Saturday 4 March, 2017
The three men are Lithuanian nationals.
# drugs - Thursday 2 March, 2017
As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin addiction centre the One Step Clinic.
# drugs - Wednesday 1 March, 2017
Speaking at a US congressional hearing, Phelps said home races were fine though.
The youth subjected his mother to a series of serious domestic violence incidents, leaving her fearing for her life.
# drugs - Tuesday 28 February, 2017
The seizures began this afternoon when Gardaí stopped and searched a car on the M8.
# drugs - Monday 27 February, 2017
The weapon was loaded.
# drugs - Thursday 23 February, 2017
A man in his 30s was arrested after drugs were seized from a home in Tramore.
# drugs - Tuesday 21 February, 2017
Revenue officer Liam Peakin warned about the rise in the trade.
# drugs - Monday 20 February, 2017
In the final instalment of our three-part series on drug policy, FactCheck examines a claim made by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn on Tonight With Vincent Browne.