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The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider. (Getty)

Poll: Majority Of Chronic Pain Sufferers Feel Treated Like ‘Drug Addicts’ By Pharmacists

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider.

03/11/2014

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Feds Letting Hemp Go Legit, Some Wonder If Pot Is Far Behind

The federal government is ready to let farmers grow cannabis — at least the kind that can’t get people high.

01/28/2014

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Former DEA Pilot From Denver Sentenced For Lying About Flights

A former pilot for the Drug Enforcement Administration has been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay restitution for lying about the number of missions he flew while working for the DEA.

11/27/2013

The Springs Resort and Spa in Pagosa Springs (credit: CBS)

Ex-Racers With Ties To Pagosa Springs Probed Over Drug Aircraft

Federal drug agents are investigating a Florida aircraft leasing business operated by two former champion race drivers with ties to a Pagosa Springs resort.

11/26/2013

The Springs Resort and Spa in Pagosa Springs (credit: CBS)

Spa In Pagosa Springs Tied To International Drug Investigation

Federal authorities are looking into the possibility a popular Colorado resort is part of an international drug operation.

11/25/2013

Police outside VIP Cannabis in Denver during a raid (credit: CBS)

Pot Businesses Raided Ahead Of Legal Sales

Sending a strong message to Colorado’s marijuana industry just weeks before recreational sales begin, federal agents raided a handful of marijuana dispensaries and growing sites.

11/22/2013

Police outside VIP Cannabis in Denver during a raid (credit: CBS)

Authorities Raid Several Marijuana Businesses

Federal, state and local law agencies are searching several medical marijuana dispensaries as part of an operation.

11/21/2013

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New Drug Is Legal But Might Not Be Safe

After recent crackdowns on Spice, a new drug called kratom is filling the void left on store shelves as the next “legal high.”

11/15/2013

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CDC Officials Come To Colorado To Investigate Spice Distribution

Synthetic marijuana has sent 75 people to the hospital in the Denver metro area in the past few weeks.

09/10/2013

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‘Operation Bad Nickname’ Targets Meth Trafficking Ring

A months-long investigation into a suspected drug dealer ended with a crash in Aurora on Tuesday night.

08/07/2013

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