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Whitney Houston at The Beverly Hilton on February 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)

Coroner Says Cocaine Use Contributed To Whitney Houston’s Death

Cocaine was found in Whitney Houston’s system when she died, according to the final report from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.

03/22/2012

Dennis “Oil Can” Boyd

‘Oil Can’ Boyd Admits To Pitching Under Influence Of Cocaine

Former Red Sox pitcher Dennis “Oil Can” Boyd admitted on Wednesday that two thirds of the time he was on the mound, he was under the influence of cocaine.

02/08/2012

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K-9 Finds Up To $152,000 Worth Of Cocaine In Logan Passengers’ Luggage

Two men from Puerto Rico were arrested at Logan Airport Wednesday night for carrying four kilograms of cocaine in their suitcases.

01/19/2012

Gina Gonzalez has been charged with cocaine trafficking.

Prosecutors: Woman Used Boy To Deal Drugs In Lowell

Police say a woman gave her 10-year-old nephew a bag containing cocaine residue, a digital scale, and cash.

12/05/2011

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Police: Lowell Woman Gave 10-Year-Old Nephew Bag Containing Cocaine

A woman has been charged with drug trafficking and distributing cocaine to a minor in Lowell.

12/04/2011

Drugs

Mass. Looks To Ban Sale Of Synthetic Drugs

Massachusetts lawmakers will hold a public hearing on a legislation banning the sale of synthetic recreational drugs known as “bath salts.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/29/2011

Police busted a drug operation near Bridgewater State University.

Cops Bust ‘Sophisticated Drug Operation” At Bridgewater State University

According to police, four students were selling marijuana, cocaine, and oxycodone out of their apartment near Bridgewater State University.

10/28/2011

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Somerville Postal Employees Indicted On Drug Trafficking Charges

The indictment alleged two men sold cocaine while on duty at the Somerville Post Office. Two other men were also charged.

10/03/2011

Police say these insoles made of cocaine were hidden inside four pairs of shoes that were in Lanns' checked luggage.  (Photo courtesy: Mass. State Police)

JetBlue Passenger Arrested At Logan After Cocaine Found In Shoes

State police arrested a man at Logan Airport Monday night for allegedly trying to smuggle cocaine in his shoes.

09/20/2011

Bath Salts are being linked to teen drug abuse.

Bill Filed To Ban Bath Salts In Mass.

The designer drug known as “bath salts” may soon be banned in Massachusetts.

08/03/2011

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