Paris mayor bans crack addicts from park after protests from local families

Paris mayor bans crack addicts from park after protests from local families

Crack and other drug users who had been allowed to spend days and nights in a park in northeastern Paris, causing an uproar among local residents, have been blocked from the site by Paris authorites.

French minister calls for Eurovision winner to be disqualified if singer fails drug test

French minister calls for Eurovision winner to be disqualified if singer fails drug test

How Paris plans to tackle its crack-cocaine problem – by moving addicts elsewhere

How Paris plans to tackle its crack-cocaine problem – by moving addicts elsewhere

The long and winding road towards changing France’s cannabis laws
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The long and winding road towards changing France’s cannabis laws

France to hit drug users with €200 on the spot fines

France to hit drug users with €200 on the spot fines

Paris police arrest British rocker Pete Doherty twice in three days

Paris police arrest British rocker Pete Doherty twice in three days

Seven convicted in French ‘Air Cocaine’ smuggling trial

Seven convicted in French ‘Air Cocaine’ smuggling trial

Map: Where in France teens are most likely to drink and take drugs

Map: Where in France teens are most likely to drink and take drugs

Indonesia deports French drug smuggler after 18 years

Indonesia deports French drug smuggler after 18 years

French police bust major Marseille drug ring

French police bust major Marseille drug ring

The staggering numbers that reveal France’s drug trafficking trade

The staggering numbers that reveal France’s drug trafficking trade

French parents warned most children’s over-the-counter medicines ‘useless or dangerous’

French parents warned most children’s over-the-counter medicines ‘useless or dangerous’

France to boost its GDP by including sales of illegal drugs

France to boost its GDP by including sales of illegal drugs

France to slash fines for pot smokers amid rise in cannabis use

France to slash fines for pot smokers amid rise in cannabis use

France looks set to soften its laws on smoking cannabis

France looks set to soften its laws on smoking cannabis

Paris: Suspected ‘narco-torpedo’ drug ring on trial

Paris: Suspected ‘narco-torpedo’ drug ring on trial

France angers Philippines president in row over human rights

France angers Philippines president in row over human rights

France: Ex-drugs squad boss accused over drug smuggling

France: Ex-drugs squad boss accused over drug smuggling

France nets 1.3 tonne cocaine haul on boat from Brazil

France nets 1.3 tonne cocaine haul on boat from Brazil

Young British woman dies in Paris ‘after taking notorious N-bomb drug’

Young British woman dies in Paris ‘after taking notorious N-bomb drug’

Large quantities of ‘Jihadist drug’ seized in France for the first time

Large quantities of ‘Jihadist drug’ seized in France for the first time

‘Cocaine cruise ship’ smugglers on trial for transatlantic hash and coke trade

‘Cocaine cruise ship’ smugglers on trial for transatlantic hash and coke trade

Epilepsy drug caused thousands of severe birth defects in France

Epilepsy drug caused thousands of severe birth defects in France

French cop in court after 50kg of cocaine vanishes from police HQ

French cop in court after 50kg of cocaine vanishes from police HQ

Two Britons charged in France over illegal medicines trade

Two Britons charged in France over illegal medicines trade

The 82 medicines the French have just been told to avoid (because they do more harm than good)

The 82 medicines the French have just been told to avoid (because they do more harm than good)

Paris to finally open first drug injection centre for addicts

Paris to finally open first drug injection centre for addicts

Massive French drug find in breakfast cereal

Massive French drug find in breakfast cereal

€50 million of coke found in Coke factory in France

€50 million of coke found in Coke factory in France

Frenchman partially cuts off own penis after taking LSD

Frenchman partially cuts off own penis after taking LSD

Deadly French drug trial: Lab had ‘major shortcomings’

Deadly French drug trial: Lab had ‘major shortcomings’

No reason to stop drug trials despite death: French minister

No reason to stop drug trials despite death: French minister

Three probes launched into tragic France drug trial

Three probes launched into tragic France drug trial

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French drug trial goes wrong: How does drug approval work?

Volunteer left brain-dead as French drug trial goes wrong

Volunteer left brain-dead as French drug trial goes wrong

Man dies after being left brain-dead in French drug trial

Man dies after being left brain-dead in French drug trial

Frenchman dies after taking ‘laughing gas’

Frenchman dies after taking ‘laughing gas’

French cops find €2m of cannabis in truck’s tank

French cops find €2m of cannabis in truck’s tank

France makes record two tonne cocaine haul

France makes record two tonne cocaine haul

France: Most counter medicine useless or risky

France: Most counter medicine useless or risky

‘Air Cocaine’ pilots taken into custody in France

‘Air Cocaine’ pilots taken into custody in France

France won’t extradite pilots after daring escape

France won’t extradite pilots after daring escape

Three dead in Marseille shooting

Three dead in Marseille shooting

Over seven tonnes of cannabis seized in Paris

Over seven tonnes of cannabis seized in Paris

French drug kingpin pulled in €80,000 a day

French drug kingpin pulled in €80,000 a day

France’s deadly antibiotics habit laid bare

France’s deadly antibiotics habit laid bare

Mystery ‘zombie’ drug used in Paris muggings

Mystery ‘zombie’ drug used in Paris muggings

French drug dealers offer customer loyalty cards

French drug dealers offer customer loyalty cards

Frenchman awaits fate as Indonesia executes eight

Frenchman awaits fate as Indonesia executes eight

Indonesia prepares to execute Frenchman

Indonesia prepares to execute Frenchman

Paris hauls in Indonesian envoy over death penalty

Paris hauls in Indonesian envoy over death penalty

Hollande urged to save death row Frenchman

Hollande urged to save death row Frenchman

France votes to legalize drug ‘shooting galleries’

France votes to legalize drug ‘shooting galleries’

French cops find 21kg of coke in ‘tourist’ suitcase

French cops find 21kg of coke in ‘tourist’ suitcase

French rugby team in 1980s ‘pumped on drugs’

French rugby team in 1980s ‘pumped on drugs’

Dealer throws drugs into palms of police’s hands

Dealer throws drugs into palms of police’s hands

‘Legal’ marijuana e-cigs to be launched in France

‘Legal’ marijuana e-cigs to be launched in France

Baby in French town swallows dad’s cannabis

Baby in French town swallows dad’s cannabis

French inmate shows off drug stash on Facebook

French inmate shows off drug stash on Facebook

Scandal-hit French drug squad to face audit

Scandal-hit French drug squad to face audit

Frenchman faces 17-year term for meth smuggling

Frenchman faces 17-year term for meth smuggling

Surgeon finds 600g of cocaine in man’s belly

Surgeon finds 600g of cocaine in man’s belly

Drugs: French seizures of khat and cannabis soar

Drugs: French seizures of khat and cannabis soar

Cops grab record cocaine haul hidden in tyres

Cops grab record cocaine haul hidden in tyres

Hydrangea high: Is a new drug coming to France?

Hydrangea high: Is a new drug coming to France?

French woman held in Malaysia on drugs charges

French woman held in Malaysia on drugs charges

Frenchman freed after 14 years in Jakarta jail

Frenchman freed after 14 years in Jakarta jail

Morocco seizes hashish headed to France

Morocco seizes hashish headed to France

French taxman bills dealer for drug profits

French taxman bills dealer for drug profits

France makes cocaine bust on Venezuela flight

France makes cocaine bust on Venezuela flight

French navy in record €50m cannabis seizure

French navy in record €50m cannabis seizure

Pot smoker turns to police to break addiction

Pot smoker turns to police to break addiction

France ordered to pay drug traffickers damages

France ordered to pay drug traffickers damages

Leading French cannabis activist handed jail term

Leading French cannabis activist handed jail term

Paris locals ‘vote down’ drug injection centres

Paris locals ‘vote down’ drug injection centres

French community uses Facebook to fight dealers

French community uses Facebook to fight dealers

‘Cannabis clubs are the solution, not the problem’

‘Cannabis clubs are the solution, not the problem’

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Former France scrum-half admits to doping

Rugby is ‘worst sport’ in France for drug cheats

Rugby is ‘worst sport’ in France for drug cheats

French weed users register ‘cannabis clubs’

French weed users register ‘cannabis clubs’

French tycoon’s jet found packed with cocaine

French tycoon’s jet found packed with cocaine

Mayor of crime-ridden Marseille slams Paris

Mayor of crime-ridden Marseille slams Paris

Two dead in Marseille after ‘gangland’ shooting

Two dead in Marseille after ‘gangland’ shooting

French court rejects sick man’s cannabis plea

French court rejects sick man’s cannabis plea

Blundering judge frees notorious ‘drug ring’

Blundering judge frees notorious ‘drug ring’

Paris ‘drug dealer’ snared with €1 million – in cash

Paris ‘drug dealer’ snared with €1 million – in cash

Tour de France wants independent drug-tests

Tour de France wants independent drug-tests

‘Addicts need help, not a place to take drugs’

‘Addicts need help, not a place to take drugs’

France’s feuding rapper caught in the line of fire

France’s feuding rapper caught in the line of fire

Paris venue chosen for first drug ‘safe house’

Paris venue chosen for first drug ‘safe house’

Frenchwoman freed from Mexican jail arrives home

Frenchwoman freed from Mexican jail arrives home

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Amiens police boast massive heroin find

Claims of drug’s weird side effects upheld

Claims of drug’s weird side effects upheld

Burglary victim held as thieves swipe her pot

Burglary victim held as thieves swipe her pot

Tour left winnerless after Armstrong ban

Tour left winnerless after Armstrong ban

Drug racket laundered €100 million: minister

Drug racket laundered €100 million: minister

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‘Drug money’ was Jewish donations: lawyer

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Education Minister ‘for legalization’ of cannabis

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Swiss and French cops swoop over drug money

France and Spain crack down on drug smuggling

France and Spain crack down on drug smuggling

French police toast record cannabis haul

French police toast record cannabis haul

MP appeals for ‘shoot-up rooms’ across France

MP appeals for ‘shoot-up rooms’ across France

Woman busted whipping smack from her knickers

Woman busted whipping smack from her knickers

Daily smokers increase in France

Daily smokers increase in France

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Man dies of heart attack during police check

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Air traffic controllers asked not to smoke up during shifts

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Girl’s teddy stuffed with cannabis

French police nab 150 kilos of cocaine in ballet shoes

French police nab 150 kilos of cocaine in ballet shoes

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Huge cannabis stash found in Paris car park

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Police brutality row after man dies in custody

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French police make big cannabis hauls

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Cocaine on the menu at top restaurants

Woman drugged neighbours’ coffee

Woman drugged neighbours’ coffee

Police make huge khat haul in Paris

Police make huge khat haul in Paris

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Three arrested after kidnapping in Marseilles

Student given jail term for cannabis cookie prank

Student given jail term for cannabis cookie prank