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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin

Heroin, also known as diamorphine among other names, is an opioid most commonly used as ... It is generally illegal to make, possess, or sell heroin without a license. .... Of the estimated 1500 drug users who did not benefit from the then-current ..... Traffic is heavy worldwide, with the biggest producer being Afghanistan.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_United_States_drug_prohibition

This is a timeline of the history of drug prohibition in the United States. Contents. [ hide] ... Anslinger who came from the Bureau of Prohibition as did many of its initial members. ... 4 heroin, which is what was being used by U.S. soldiers. ... 1979: Illegal drug use in the U.S. peaks when 25 million of Americans used an illegal ...

www.narconon.org/drug-information/heroin-timeline.html

Heroin Timeline Information presented as a public service by Narconon ... It declines after the 1820s, but there does not appear to have been any call for controls. .... is blamed for the surge in illegal heroin being smuggled into the States.

www.naabt.org/laws.cfm

Sep 9, 2016 ... The first Congressional Act took place in 1890 that levied taxes on morphine ... importation and possession of heroin illegal – even for medicinal use. ... as are other people being treated for any other type of medical condition.

heroin.net/about/illegal-heroin-and-united-states-law

There is no such thing as legal heroin in the United States. Classified as a Schedule I narcotic, heroin is illegal in any amount and any form. Whether it's white ...

druglibrary.org/schaffer/library/opiates_outlawed.htm

This act did not prohibit opiates and cocaine generally, and these drugs were still ... of the drugs and the completely unrelated marketing of the drugs were becoming widely ... These drugs became illegal nationally with the passage of the Harrison ... Great Dangers of Heroin - NY Times, January 22,1914 · Boys Wrecked by ...

www.narcononarrowhead.org/addiction/heroin/heroin-history.html

Heroin was originally seen as an effective medicine to reduce coughing and promote sleep. However, the ... When Did Heroin Become Illegal? Heroin addiction ...

www.salon.com/2016/04/15/the_real_reasons_cocaine_heroin_and_other_drugs_partner

Apr 15, 2016 ... The real reason cocaine, heroin and marijuana are illegal has nothing ... us who know marijuana as a drug that does precisely the opposite, it goes .... Law enforcement has become so addicted to drug grants and drug money ...

theinfluence.org/why-are-heroin-cocaine-and-other-drugs-really-illegal-we-must-never-forget-the-answers

Apr 1, 2016 ... Heroin was created by German chemists during the late 1890s and marketed ... those of us who know marijuana as a drug that does precisely the opposite, ... Law enforcement has become so addicted to drug grants and drug ...