CFN Gazette staff
No legislator gets hurt politically by getting tough on crime, and so it
is that state Rep. Mike Shelton is calling for stiffer penalties
against retailers who sell drug pipes. So put that in your pipe and
smoke it. Or not.
Could a state proposal to make pseudoephedrine prescription-only crack down on meth production?
News Kim Mizar-Stem
Efforts to combat methamphetamine abuse in Oklahoma already have
resulted in restrictions on the sale of pseudoephedrine, a chief
ingredient in meth. Now, some in the state law enforcement community are
hoping to take that battle a step further by making the medicine a
Schedule III drug.
Letters to the Editor Andy Behrens
I must say a few words about your choice of cover for the Jan. 25 issue
(News, “I want a new drug”), because I don't think I've ever seen a
major publication in our city or state run something so exploitative and
CFN Gazette staff
Speaking of drugs, it looks like the state Legislature won’t be making
your decongestant of choice prescription-only anytime soon. A state
House panel last week rejected a measure to require a prescription for
pseudoephedrine, despite the law enforcement community rallying in
support of the bill.
Now in its final season, TV’s 'Breaking Bad' has a winning formula, with science help from an OU chemistry professor.
Features Rod Lott
University of Oklahoma chemistry professor Donna Nelson helps cook up
big batches of methamphetamine. Not in real life, mind you, but as the
science adviser for the Emmy-winning television show Breaking Bad.
Letters to the Editor Kasey Steffen
I recently read reports in The Oklahoman about
the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s 2012 Fall Allergy
Capitals rankings. Every fall and spring, AAFA ranks the cities with the
toughest allergy seasons.
Horror Rod Lott
After receiving a video of his best friend sky-high on meth, Michael (Peter Cilella) decides to do something about it. Arriving at a ramshackle, one-room home in the woods to find Chris (Vinny Curran) babbling about birds stealing his stuff and writing a book with a stray dog, Michael offers to take Chris to rehab.