Pharmacy chain Walgreen and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and Department of Justice have reached a settlement agreement over civil charges that the company had practiced improper distribution of prescription painkillers, the...Show More Summary
Afghanistan, the world’s No. 1 producer of opium, will have to decide on its own how to combat drug trafficking after the US military pulls out next year, the head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) said Friday in Moscow. His Russian counterpart agreed but said further international involvement would also be needed.
The Food and Drug Administration will take new steps to enforce regulations against certain kinds of diagnostic tests, including some used for personalized medicine, to which it previously took a laissez-faire attitude. The announcement was made in a speech by Margaret Hamburg, the FDA Commissioner, here at the annual meeting of the American Society of [...]
The United States’ Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has offered Russia’s Interior Ministry closer cooperation abroad, its head said during a meeting with Russia’s interior minister on Wednesday.
St. Louis College of Pharmacy, the city of St. Louis, and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration collaborate to collect unwanted and expired medicine. This year, the result was more than 16,000 pounds collected.
Eleven medical marijuana dispensaries in Seattle received letters from the federal Drug Enforcement Administration yesterday, ordering them to shut down within 30 days or risk having their properties seized. Details on the Seattle dispensaries...Show More Summary
If spring cleaning is part of your annual ritual, here's a new task to add to your list: getting rid of unused or expired prescription medicines. According to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), pharmaceutical drugs can be just as dangerous as illegal street drugs if they are used without a prescription or medical supervision. Show More Summary
With the creation of the Department of Homeland Security in 2002, the U.S. intelligence community gained its fifteenth member. Last week, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) became the sixteenth member. “This designation does not grant DEA new authorities, but it does formalize the long-standing relationship between the DEA and the IC,” according to a February [...]Show More Summary
Yesterday the Drug Enforcement Administration moved to axe the sale and distribution of three types of "fake pot," synthetic marijuana mixtures imported primarily from China and India. (Maybe you recall discussions about this from Demi Moore's 911 call after she OD'd on the ersatz ganj last winter.) Read more...
From the City of Decatur’s Linda Harris… The City of Decatur Police Department is participating in another Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This is a great event for those who missed the previous events or who have accumulated unwanted, unused or [...]
It was recently reported that iMessage had caused a snag in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s ability to intercept text messages. Citing iMessage’s end-to-end encryption as the cause, the DEA stated that "iMessages between two Apple...Show More Summary
Apple's iMessage encryption trips up feds' surveillance Internal document from the Drug Enforcement Administration complains that messages sent with Apple's encrypted chat service are "impossible to intercept," even with a warrant. Bottom...Show More Summary
Apple’s iMessage uses encryption that prevents police surveillance, according to an internal Drug Enforcement Administration document allegedly seen by CNET. The document notes “it is impossible to intercept iMessages between two Apple devices,” even with a court order, due to the secure end-to-end encryption. Show More Summary
The Drug Enforcement Administration has found it difficult to intercept text message conversations sent with Apple’s iMessage platform due to the encryption that Apple employs for it. According to internal documents a criminal investigation...Show More Summary
The encryption used by Apple's iMessage service is hindering federal drug enforcement agency investigations, says a report in CNET. CNET obtained an internal Drug Enforcement Administration document that details the problem faced byShow More Summary
Apple’s iMessage may be the playground for Anonymous to spread DDoS attacks, which coincidentally I was the victim of a few nights ago, but it seems the ability for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to eavesdrop on communications through its service has been posing quite the challenge for the organization. Show More Summary
Officials with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration are reportedly frustrated that they cannot crack Apple's iMessage encryption to listen in on suspects.
A federal judge has granted the ACLU’s motion to intervene in an Oregon case that raises the question of whether the Fourth Amendment allows Drug Enforcement Administration agents to obtain confidential prescription records without a judge’s prior approval. Show More Summary
United Parcel Service will forfeit $40 million in payments it received from illegal online pharmacies and take steps to make sure such groups no longer use the shipper's services, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced Friday.
The founder of Dominos Pizza won his bid for a court order to prevent enforcement of the mandate while the lawsuit it filed against the Obama administration over the HHS mandate that forces religious employers to purchase drugs that may cause abortions for their employees continues. Tom Monaghan calls requiring businesses, schools and other religious [...]