Not guilty plea in Austin drug death

Police say there was a fresh injection mark on her left arm and they found syringes, methamphetamine, and heroin in the room. An autopsy found the woman died from a toxic mix of heroin, fentanyl, and meth. The victim’s mother told a detective that her daughter had been...
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Doctors debate whether baby died from marijuana overdose

Two poison control doctors from Colorado claim that a patient they treated, an 11-month-old baby boy, died from an overdose of marijuana. The report has ignited controversy — marijuana has not previously been shown to cause a fatal overdose— but some medical experts say the drug might have … ...
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Newport woman convicted of manslaughter in overdose death

He said that this conviction “should put dealers on notice that they will be prosecuted for deaths resulting from their illegal drug sales whenever sufficient evidence exists.” He added that other overdose deaths in the district are being investigated for possible similar prosecutions of other drug dealers. Read...
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