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Former Seattle Seahawks lineman John Moffitt (File photo from Getty Images)

Former NFL Player Arrested On Drug Charges At Chicago Nightclub

Former Denver Broncos player John Moffitt was arrested on battery and drug possession charges early Sunday morning at The Underground nightclub in River North.

03/17/2014

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DanceSafe Offers Outreach About Drug Use At Music Festivals

After seven festival-related deaths just this year, many concert promoters are taking a closer look at the issue of drug use at their events.

10/23/2013

Molly, the powder or crystalline form of MDMA -- the chemical in ecstasy -- is gaining popularity as a party drug. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Overdoses Of Drug ‘Molly’ Skyrocketing

Skyrocketing overdoses of a drug called Molly have law enforcement concerned. CBS 2′s Dave Savini investigates Molly also known as MDMA.

10/08/2013

Molly, the powder or crystalline form of MDMA -- the chemical in ecstasy -- is gaining popularity as a party drug. (Credit: CBS)

New Party Drug ‘Molly’ Gains Popularity In Chicago

It’s an old drug with a new name and it’s turned lethal, and federal authorities say it’s gaining popularity in Chicago. One agent described the rising use of the club drug as “a time bomb.”

09/03/2013

Fans are evacuated from Grant park due to an approaching storm during 2012 Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 4, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Authorities Brace For Ecstasy OD’s At Lollapalooza

Experts say the problem drugs are Ecstasy, a combination amphetamine and hallucinogen, and its sister drug, “Molly.” CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.

07/25/2013

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Man Sentenced In Naperville Ecstasy Case

A young motorist who led Naperville police on a 10-mile chase last summer following an aborted narcotics sale has been placed on three years of probation for that crime.

03/13/2011