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New Hampshire Loosens Penalties For Marijuana Possession

New Hampshire has joined 21 other states in relaxing penalties for minor marijuana possession charges. Previous first-time penalties for possession of up to three quarters of an ounce included up to a year in jail and up to $2,000 in fines. In September, that will change: possession of up to three quarters of an ounce will be considered a civil violation instead of a misdemeanor, and will cost $100 for first and second charges for people over the age of 18. Third charges will result in up to $300 in fines. Those under the age of 18 in possession of up to three quarters of an ounce of marijuana will face a delinquency petition.

Don't Let A Prescription Drug Derail Your Education

The pressures of college can be intense. But if you deal with this pressure by buying Adderall or another stimulant from another student without a prescription, your problems could increase exponentially. This is doubly true if you sell your own prescription to other students.

New Hampshire drug raid results in 20 heroin arrests

New England is in the midst of an opiate epidemic, according to a recent statement by U.S. Attorney Emily Rice to New England Cable News (NECN). There are different schools of thought as to the best way to deal with this epidemic. Some believe treating the addiction is best, others focus on punishment.

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