The U.S. website that first reported to have seen Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine in a video says the mayor’s statement Friday does nothing to address the issue, since he didn’t directly deny having done the drug in the past.
In an article headlined “Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Says He No Longer Smokes Crack Cocaine,” Gawker editor John Cook claims Ford’s statement was not “inconsistent with Rob Ford having been caught on tape smoking crack cocaine within the past six months.”
The email specifies that potential participants must be: 'Fit and well, have no past medical history and not be users of recreational drugs A prestigious London university has asked for volunteers to take part in an experiment where they will be required to take cocaine.
A Montreal man, named as part of the Mafia clan of Vito Rizzuto, pleaded guilty in New York City Thursday to international cocaine trafficking after raids found millions of dollars and large drug stashes in his fancy Beverly Hills home and luxury car.
Alessandro Taloni, 39, was one of 10 members of a Montreal-based ring that linked members of the Mafia, the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, aboriginal smugglers and Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel into a $1-billion marijuana, cocaine, and Ecstasy empire, authorities said.
Academic, who was sacked for claiming that horse riding was as safe as taking ecstasy, said abuse of cocaine caused the financial meltdown. The former Government drugs tsar, Professor David Nutt, has said the financial crisis was caused by too many bankers taking cocaine.
For decades, Coca-Cola has worked to correct the misimpression that its signature beverage, Coke, used to contain cocaine. Coke did once contain trace amounts of the drug, but even those were removed completely from the formulation by 1929, according to Snopes.
A drug shortage led to cancer relapses in children and young adults in 2010, a consequence of the problem of drugs in short supply in the USA, a hospital analysis showed for the first time on Wednesday.