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Drug Addiction

HBO Documentary Explores the Penalties for International Drug Trafficking

In 2008 HBO released the documentary Ganja Queen. This documentary explores the story of Schappelle Corby. She was arrested in Indonesia for alleged attempts to smuggle marijuana. Her ensuing trial become a magnet for media attention. Corby’s story drew attention to issues such as drug trafficking, human rights, and addiction. It drew attention to the … Continue reading HBO Documentary Explores the Penalties for International Drug Trafficking

June 30, 2008

Drug Addiction

Heroin Claims the Life of Star Baseball Player, Michael Hutts

Michael Hutts, a young baseball star, suffered an overdose and passed away in 2008. Family, team members and fellow students were shocked. No one wants to believe addiction and overdose touch those they love. This belief is grounded in love and well-wishes, but it is not grounded in fact. As CNN.com shares, “In 2010, there … Continue reading Heroin Claims the Life of Star Baseball Player, Michael Hutts

June 30, 2008