Drugs

Australia Today

Malindo Air Crew Have Been Smuggling Drugs into Australia for Years, Police Allege

Investigators believe the Malaysian airline's attendants may have smuggled in at least $21 million worth of drugs over five years.
Gavin Butler
2 days ago
Drugs

A Melbourne Hospital Will Trial Magic Mushroom Therapy for Dying Patients

Australia's first shroom trial is set to take place at St Vincent's Hospital in April.
Gavin Butler
3 days ago
High Wire

All the Things the New Anti-Weed Crusade Gets Horribly Wrong

It's Reefer Madness all over again, somehow.
Maia Szalavitz
4 days ago
Australia Today

Sorry, but Your Nicotine-Free Vape Probably Contains Nicotine

Australian researchers tested 10 different "nicotine-free" vape liquids to find 60 percent of them contain nicotine.
Gavin Butler
4 days ago
Hospitality

Bartenders Tell Us the Worst Stuff They've Done at Work in Six Words

“Wednesday arvo orgy, because of boredom.”
Laura Roscioli
5 days ago
Australia Today

A ‘Drug Overdose’ at Beyond The Valley Was Probably a Snake Bite

It's been revealed that 20-year-old Callum Edwards, who died of a suspected drug overdose last week, had tiger snake venom in his system.
Gavin Butler
1.10.19
Drug Testing

Why New Zealand Needs Legal Drug Testing at its Summer Festivals

"It will only take one super-toxic thing to emerge onto the market and we will have a lot of deaths," says KnowYourStuffNZ's Wendy Allison.
James Borrowdale
1.10.19
News of Zealand

New Poll Indicates Aotearoa’s 2020 Cannabis Referendum Will Pass No Sweat

It finds that 60 percent of adults would vote to legalise personal use.
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.9.19
Drugs

I Did a Load of Cocaine Completely Sober, for Science

You only ever do it when you're drunk, for a good reason – it is not an enjoyable drug without an alcohol buffer.
Mac Hackett
1.9.19
Drugs

I Was Injecting Heroin in the Bathroom While Working at One of the UK's Biggest Papers

"Everything felt better and easier on heroin. I felt OK with myself, OK with other people, and OK with life."
Joel Lewin
1.8.19
Drugs

The Lesser-Known Date Rape Drug Is Making a Comeback

Most use of this highly potent drug is actually intentional.
Joseph Palamar
1.6.19
Drugs

Students Were Spared Prison for Using Good Grammar in Drug Deal Texts

This might be the weirdest reason drug dealers have ever been let off.
Daisy Schofield
1.4.19
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