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DEA Abandons Student in Cell for Days: This Is Your Policy on Drugs

3 years agoHealth : Healthland

A University of California, San Diego, student’s plan to celebrate 4/20 — America’s unofficial stoner holiday — went horribly awry after the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) detained him after a raid on the house he was visiting, then inexplicably left him in a holding cell for four days, without food or water. Daniel Chong, [...]
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Student left in DEA cell to get $4 million from US

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (last year)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Justice Department will pay $4.1 million to a California college student left in a Drug Enforcement Administration holding cell for four days without food or water last year, two people familiar with the case to... Read Post

DEA Forgets About Student In Holding Cell For Four Days, Student Says He Drank Own Urine To Survive

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (3 years ago)

Daniel Chong, an engineering student at the University of California, San Diego, was detained by Drug Enforcement Administration agents after he was found asleep at a friend’s house that was the target of a drug raid. Although the D... Read Post

Abandoned UCSD Student Wins $4.1M From DEA

News : Indyposted - U.S. News (last year)

Daniel Chong, a University of California San Diego student, won a $4.1 million lawsuit against the federal Drug Enforcement Agency due to his accidental confinement in a metal holding cell for five days. Chong was mistakenly held wi... Read Post

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