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Alabama police arrest drug 'kingpin' and others in massive raid

A three-year effort by the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force resulted in the arrest of a 34-year-old drug "kingpin" and 17 others on a bevy of charges related to what authorities say was a multimillion-dollar drug operation in Jefferson County.

Medical marijuana, marijuana crimes and Alabama

In the wave of changing social attitudes toward marijuana, the majority of states have authorized its use for certain medical conditions. Recreational marijuana is now available in at least 10 states and the possession of small amounts of the drug has been largely decriminalized in many others.

Alabama law enforcement renews its focus on the drug trade

In much of the continental United States, opioid abuse and overdose deaths are making the biggest headlines. In Alabama, however, the use of methamphetamines (meth) is drawing more attention from law enforcement. A Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) official even called meth the number one problem in the state, saying that while opioids were "an acute problem," meth was a "systemic problem" that was deeply entrenched.

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