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Expert: L.I. Teens Taking Handfuls Of Drugs At Random At Parties

Authorities on Long Island are warning about the hazards of so-called “Skittles” drug parties, which seem to be gaining in popularity.

11/14/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer calls for a crackdown on the drug "Molly" on Sept. 22, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer Wants Crackdown On ‘Molly’ Drug

Schumer announced Sunday that he is asking the New York and New Jersey High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area to zero in on Molly labs.

09/22/2013

Jeff Russ, left, and Olivia Rotondo (credit: Facebook)

Following Deaths, Electric Zoo Music Festival’s Final Day Called Off

The causes of death have not been officially determined, but the city said it appeared both involved the drug MDMA, known as ecstasy, or as molly in its powder or crystal form.

09/01/2013

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City Hall Protest Takes Aim At Rapper Rick Ross’ Controversial ‘Molly’ Lyrics

Ross’ song “U.O.E.N.O. (You Ain’t Even Know It)” features the following lyrics: “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it. I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.”

04/10/2013

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Michael Wymbs Spared Jail Time In Columbia Drugs Case

There is another plea deal in the case of the Columbia University drug ring.

01/10/2012

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Ex-Mets Star Lenny Dykstra Pleads Not Guilty To Grand Theft Auto, Drug Charges

Former 1986 Mets star Lenny Dykstra entered his not guilty plea Thursday in Los Angeles County Superior Court and remains in jail on $500,000 bail. He is scheduled to return to court July 11.

WFAN–06/17/2011

In this Monday, June 6, 2011, photo, Lenny Dykstra, center, is put in handcuffs after his arraignment on grand theft auto and drug possession charges in San Fernando, Calif. Attorney Daniel Nixon is at left. Dykstra, 48, a former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies star, was charged with 25 misdemeanor and felony counts of grand theft auto, attempted grand theft auto, identity theft and other crimes, said Jane Robison, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. He faces up to 12 years in state prison if convicted. (credit: AP Photo/Michael Robinson Chavez, Pool)

Dazed Ex-Met Lenny Dykstra Pleads Not Guilty In Fraud Case

An out-of-sorts Lenny Dykstra appeared in a Los Angeles federal courtroom on Monday where he entered his plea in a federal case where he’s accused of embezzling money from a bankruptcy estate — while flanked by a new attorney, a deputy federal public defender.

WFAN–06/14/2011

Erin Marino Mugshot (Credit: Nassau PD)

Nassau Crime Lab Problems May Lead To 9,000 Vacated Convictions

The first of as many as 9,000 potential defendants is seeking to have her guilty verdict overturned because of internal testing problems within the Nassau County Police crime lab.

02/17/2011

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DA: Errors At Nassau County Crime Lab ‘Deeply Disturbing’

Testing performed by a troubled Long Island police lab appears to have produced erroneous results.

02/10/2011

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Teenager Tries To Sell Ecstasy On Craigslist

You can sell an old couch on Craigslist. So, why not drugs?

10/14/2010