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Health officials alarmed by increase in marijuana use among young Ticos
Crime
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Crime
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Health officials alarmed by increase in marijuana use among young Ticos

L. Arias - July 10, 2014

A study by the Adolescents' Clinic at the National Children's Hospital conducted among 3,373 high school students in the Greater Metropolitan Area indicates that the number of…

Is Costa Rica’s anti-tobacco law encouraging smuggling?
Contraband
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Contraband
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Is Costa Rica’s anti-tobacco law encouraging smuggling?

The Tico Times - March 26, 2014

Two years after Costa Rica passed an aggressive national anti-smoking law, the number of illegal smokes seized by law enforcement has skyrocketed by 89 percent, according to…