The 38-year-old, labelled a drug dealer by the state prosecution, wanted to pick up his bag full of 35,000 pills from Ibiza airport but ended up with a six-year jail sentence and £436,000 fine.
Law enforcement officials are looking into any drugs Prince might have taken prior to his death, and whether a doctor was in the mix.
Nightlife haunts close for all kinds of reasons, but it's usually because they're awful.
An original story from Gabriel Krauze, about drugs, the police, and precious gems.
Apr 28, 2016
Gang members are suspected of having a hand in at least eight murders—as well as terrorizing people with the threat of random violence.
"My favourite place to be is oblivion."
Men are falling behind in one Canadian oil town and, not surprisingly, they aren't handling it well.
We travelled along the heroin trafficking route, from Afghanistan into Iran, Turkey and Eastern Europe, meeting growers, addicts and experts along the way.
"I've played with someone's limp coke dick for an hour before. It sucked but... I needed the cash."
What could have been a chance for the world to take a progressive approach to drugs ended up as a huge waste of time.
Transporting illegal drugs across borders is a business that can be as profitable as it can be lethal, while it has gained popularity since the economic crisis began.
In the first episode of our new podcast 'Tea Time with T. Kid', the titular host and weed expert drinks tests out fancy blunt wraps with cannabis writer David Bienenstock.
We spoke to the former Lib Dem leader about drug reform and the refusal of the Conservative Party to do absolutely anything about it.
Meet filmmaker Phillip Wood, who turned his lens onto his father to patch up their broken relationship and understand substance abuse disorders.
Frequent urine tests, controversial scanners, and false positives make for a dark scene.
Get the post-4AM YouTube song selection wrong and you'll become the after-hours Oppenheimer: skeletal reaper, destroyer of vibes.
Culiacan, the stronghold of the Sinaloa cartel, headed by Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, is an open museum dedicated to the imagery of its gangsters.
But you can't necessarily blame the drugs.
Instead of fighting the politicization of drug policy, the UN has failed to challenge the ideology and junk science that fuel the demonization of drugs.
In his new book Shooting Up, the Polish historian Lukasz Kamienski traces the history of drugs in warfare, from the Viking berserkers to the Mumbai attacks.
"Right around the time the acid kicked in, a gun fight broke out."
A study released this week found that young people in Ireland are big into "new psychoactive substances". So we tried to work out why.
We caught him selling a small amount of crack: only 57 grams. I became convinced that a life sentence for drug charges is too extreme.
The druggy generation raised on DARE and "Just Say No" in the 1980s is trying a new strategy.