Ex-Miss Russia's NYC Prescription-Drug Case Dismissed After 2 Years of Treatment

Ex-Miss Russia's NYC prescription-drug case dismissed after 2 years of treatment
… for court-supervised outpatient treatment. In arguing Tuesday that she needed more time in the outpatient program, prosecutors noted that she still takes an anti-anxiety drug and doesn't have a job, normally a requirement for completing a rehab … Read more on Vancouver Sun

Minnesota's Hazelden, California's Betty Ford Center to merge
Two household names in addiction treatment, Hazelden and the Betty Ford Center, said Tuesday they are merging to create the largest nonprofit addiction treatment organization in the nation. The melding of the two … The new world will require a “full … Read more on Minneapolis Star Tribune

Ohio judge tries drug to rehabilitate addicted inmates
He told the judge he wanted to beat his drug habit and was willing to go into inpatient treatment. Judge Robert Peeler had another idea. He already had … "There's not a lot of rehab in jail that I'm aware of," Peeler said. "I just think that's the … Read more on USA TODAY