Organizer of Burlington Heroin, Crack Cocaine Ring Gets 15 Years

Organizer of Burlington heroin, crack cocaine ring gets 15 years

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A Burlington-area heroin and crack cocaine trafficker was sentenced to 15 years in prison Monday in U.S. District Court in Burlington. Michael “Macho” Vasquez of New York City received his sentence after several co-conspirators turned on him and … Read more on


Berlin: Focus Features Pacts With Sales Outfit Sierra/Affinity

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The reporter stumbles onto a story which alleges that the crack epidemic on the nation's streets is no accident…and further alleges CIA involvement in smuggling cocaine into the U.S., using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite … Read more on


Heroin, an old menace, makes headlines and deals death once again

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… now see it as an inexpensive alternative to oxycodone and other prescription opiate drugs. "People think that it is someone who is a bum, who's homeless, who has no money and who is sort of living at the very bottom," said Michael Clune, a former … Read more on Daily Journal