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Cocaine - Wikipedia

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Cocaine, also known as coke, is a strong stimulant mostly used as a recreational drug. ... After cannabis, cocaine is the most frequently used illegal drug globally. ..... Severe cardiac adverse eve...

The Surprising History of Why Cocaine Is Illegal - Attn

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May 31, 2015 ... The history of cocaine criminalization in America has a lot more to do with ... "At the time, the soda fountains of Atlanta pharmacies had become ...

The History of Cocaine - Where Does Cocaine Come from? - Drug ...

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Cocaine was first isolated (extracted from coca leaves) in 1859 by German ... As of 2008, cocaine had become the second most trafficked illegal drug in the ...

Why Are Heroin, Cocaine and Other Drugs Really Illegal? We Must ...

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Apr 1, 2016 ... In fact, the reasons that drugs like heroin, cocaine, marijuana and others are illegal ... Did we know we were lying about the drugs? ... Law enforcement has become so addicted to drug grants and drug money that it is hard to ...

When and why were the opiates and cocaine outlawed? - Drug Library

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This act did not prohibit opiates and cocaine generally, and these drugs were still ... These drugs became illegal nationally with the passage of the Harrison ...

The Real Reason Heroin, Cocaine and Other Drugs Are Really Illegal

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Apr 14, 2016 ... In fact, the reasons that drugs like heroin, cocaine, marijuana and others are illegal ... Did we know we were lying about the drugs? ... Law enforcement has become so addicted to drug grants and drug money that it is hard to ...

What year did recreational drugs become illegal in the United States ...

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The Harrison Narcotics Tax Act of 1914 regulated the opiate trade, drastically diminishing the ... Cocaine, Heroin: Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs 1961

Cocaine History - Narconon

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History of cocaine presented as a public service by Narconon. ... Some did it through personal testimonials that ran in printed pages across the nation. ... This person can then become so desperate for more of the drug that they will do just ...

100 years of the war on drugs - BBC News

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Jan 24, 2012 ... When World War I broke out, opium and cocaine were still legal drugs in ... The cases prompted many to become aware of cocaine as a serious ...

Why We Took Cocaine Out of Soda - The Atlantic

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2013/01/why-we-took-cocaine-out-of-soda/272694/

Jan 31, 2013 ... Cocaine wasn't even illegal until 1914 -- 11 years after Coca-Cola's change ... " The negro who has become a cocaine-doper is a constant menace to his .... Fortunately for him, he did not need to campaign hard for reelection.