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Viagra Boys’ career as acid-punk raconteurs has been fueled by mutually assured destruction—they’ve pumped their bodies full of illicit substances and squared off with toxic masculinity to a frenzied backbeat. But what happens when you tire of your old enemies as you rage toward a better world? If the Stockholm five-piece’s new album Welfare Jazz […]
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Weed Week: There is no completely reliable test for marijuana intoxication, and very few cops trained to recognize it.
The British children’s show, wrote Lee Sandlin, “is the most blatant piece of prodrug propaganda since Aldous Huxley’s The Doors of Perception.”
He wears $5,000 suits and is chauffeured to court in a Rolls-Royce. He’s made a fortune off the war on drugs. He claims Oprah once wanted to have his baby. He is the most interesting lawyer in Chicago. But who’s the man behind the megawatt smile?
The Rolling Stone writer and author of I Can’t Breathe is answering for harassment he and Mark Ames bragged about in their 2000 memoir.
Also, the New York Daily News slams Rahm’s “DUMB TRACK MIND.”
It took statewide decriminalization to get Chicago cops to stop arresting mostly black Chicagoans for possession of small amounts of weed.
A documentary profile of the avant-garage musician reveals his political conservatism.
Bills to decriminalize pot and shrink the prison population are in purgatory while the governor and Democrats feud.
The race to be Cook County’s top prosecutor gets under way with questions about fairness and incarceration.
Convicted drug dealer Jason Austin, held accountable for killing a cop and social worker, appeals his sentence.
State’s attorney Anita Alvarez says her office will try to send people caught with small amounts of cannabis and hard drugs into treatment instead of jail.
A key witness in the prosecution of west-side drug dealer Jason Austin is sentenced to five and a half years in prison.