Drug Classification and Scheduling

Drug Classification and Scheduling

19 May 0

Drug Classification and Scheduling CJ411-01 – Drugs and Alcohol in the Criminal Justice System Drug Classification and Scheduling The British actor Russell Brand provided a valuable assessment of what life is like as a drug addict when he stated, “The mentality and behavior of drug addicts and alcoholics is wholly irrational until you understand that […]

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Harmful Medications 1850-1900

Harmful Medications 1850-1900

19 May 0

Harmful Medications: 1850-1900 CJ411-01 – Drugs and Alcohol in the Criminal Justice System Harmful Medications: 1850-1900 The latter half of the nineteenth century was a time of transition for drug use in the United States. Opium and opiate-derivatives were legally used both recreationally and medicinally because science and medicine were still primitive at best; physicians […]

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Legacy Freedom Treatment Centers

Legacy Freedom Treatment Centers

19 May 0

Legacy Freedom Treatment Centers Drugs & Alcohol in the Criminal Justice System – CJ411-01 Legacy Freedom Treatment Centers I live in a small, rural community in North Carolina, so there are not any drug treatment centers near my home. As we have learned in class, addiction treatment will likely be ineffective (or a short-lived solution) […]

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Why Do People Use Drugs?

Why Do People Use Drugs?

19 May 0

Why Do People Use Drugs? Drugs and Alcohol Within the Criminal Justice System – CJ411-01 Why do people choose to use drugs? With all the research that has been conducted and all the evidence that has been discovered which proves that illicit (and most prescription drugs) are harmful to the human body, why do people […]

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Oxycodone, Nicotine, and Ecstasy

Oxycodone, Nicotine, and Ecstasy

19 May 0

Oxycodone, Nicotine, and Ecstasy Drugs and Alcohol in the Criminal Justice System – CJ411-01 Oxycodone, Nicotine, and Ecstasy We have all heard that there are different classifications of drugs, but do we really understand what that means? Some make you feel relaxed, take away your pain, and put you in a deep sleep. Some give […]

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