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 AUG 23, 2012 DEA and Mexico Announce Further Steps to Combat Meth Production
 AUG 20, 2012 DEA News: Feds Announce Seizure of $150 Million in Connection with Hizballah-related Money Laundering Scheme
 AUG 16, 2012 Operation Pill Nation Strikes Again with Phase II Takedown
 AUG 08, 2012 Alleged International Narcotics Trafficker Extradited from Colombia on Cocaine Importation Charges
 AUG 01, 2012 Mexican Toy Dealer Pleads Guilty in Drug Money Laundering Case
 JUL 26, 2012 DEA NEWS: Nationwide Synthetic Drug Takedown 
 JUL 16, 2012 DEA Helps Eradicate Over 12,000 Marijuana Plants Near Wikieup, Arizona
 JUL 12, 2012 DEA Probe Leads to Discovery of Cross-Border Drug Tunnel in San Luis, AZ
 JUN 29, 2012 Barrio Azteca Leader Sentenced to Life in Prison
 JUN 08, 2012 Jamaican Drug Lord Christopher Michael Coke Sentenced to 23 Years in Prison
 JUN 06, 2012 45 Indicted in Major DEA-Led Investigations of Drug Trafficking Operations at San Juan International Airport
 MAY 25, 2012 1.4 Tons of Cocaine Seized
 MAY 23, 2012 Extradited: Armando Villareal, Leader of International Drug Trafficking Cartel
 MAY 11, 2012 Omnicare in $50 Million Settlement- Largest Controlled Substance Settlement in History
 APR 25, 2012 TSA Screeners at LAX Arrested on Federal Drug Trafficking, Corruption Charges
 APR 24, 2012 RICO Indictments for Sinaloa Cartel Leaders Including “El Chapo” Guzman, “Mayo” Zambada, 22 Others
 APR 24, 2012 Arrests in Major Nationwide Drug Trafficking Investigation—Includes Those Associated With“Thizz Entertainment”
 APR 05, 2012 Viktor Bout Sentenced to 25 Years for Terrorist Crimes
 APR 02, 2012 Leader of Notorious Tijuana Cartel/Arellano-Felix Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced for Racketeering, Money Laundering 
 MAR 13, 2012 Haji Bagcho, One of World’s Largest Heroin Traffickers, Convicted on Drug Trafficking, Narco-Terrorism Charges
 FEB 23, 2012 DEA Joins Chicago Mayor, Police in Major Drug Violence, Gang Reduction Initiative
 FEB 22, 2012 Federal Jury Convicts Four Texas-Based Barrio Azteca Gang Members
 FEB 15, 2012 Barrio Azteca Gang Leader Sentenced in Texas to Life in Prison
 FEB 10, 2012 Largest Drug Bust in Colorado History
 FEB 01, 2012 Twelve Indicted in Huge Detroit Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Conspiracy
 JAN 24, 2012 Return of Fugitive Oscar Martinez-Hernandez from Venezuela
 JAN 04, 2012 Former Leader of the Arellano-Felix Organization Pleads Guilty