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Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Drug Arrest in East Hampton

EAST HAMPTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -  A  32 year old  East Hampton man has been arrested on narcotics and firearms charges following an investigation by local police and the Statewide Narcotics Task Force. During  a search  of […]

03/11/2014

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Hartford Man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  – Hartford Police have arrested a  23 year old city man on drug and weapons charges.During a surveillance operation  in the area of 19 Amity Street, Detectives  saw  Isaiah Watford leave his home  […]

02/07/2014

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Student Facing Numerous Drug Charges

(STORRS,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A  University of Connecticut  student was arrested Saturday after University Police say they found  more than 30 thousand dollars in illicit drugs in his dorm room in Grange Hall. Alex Angeloff of […]

02/02/2014

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New York Set To Allow Limited Use Of Medical Marijuana

Governor’s plan would restrict use to treatment of severe illnesses.

01/05/2014

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Number Of Drug-Affected Babies In Maine Skyrockets

The number of babies born in Maine who are affected by or dependent on drugs is expected to climb to more than 800 by the end of the year, Gov. Paul LePage said in his weekly radio address. That would be the largest number recorded in the state and about five times what it was nearly 10 years ago.

11/15/2013

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Two Facing Drug, Gun Charges In Norwich

Two men are facing multiple drug and weapons charges in Norwich. Police were called just after 3:30 this morning to a disturbance involving someone armed with a handgun at an apartment on Convent Avenue. Upon […]

09/14/2013

Local and federal officials carried out a bust at the intersection of Ward Street and Broad Street in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Federal, Local Officials Carry Out Bust In Hartford

Local and federal law enforcement officials carried out a bust in Hartford this afternoon.

09/11/2013

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Torrington Woman Who Took Nieces On Drug Run Pleads Guilty

_ A Connecticut woman is facing up to three years in prison for taking her two young nieces on a trip to buy crack cocaine, which triggered a statewide alert about their disappearance.

08/22/2013

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Drug Bust In West Haven, After Investigation

A drug bust in West Haven Thursday at 6:30pm yielded 183 bags of Heroin, pills, marijuana and paraphernalia — along with almost $2,500 cash. The West Haven Police Street Crime unit and additional officers executed […]

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