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Earl Gregg Swem Library

World Drug Report 2013

Categories: Crime/Justice,Drug Trafficking,Maps/Geography,Statistics,United Nations

http://www.unodc.org/unodc/secured/wdr/wdr2013/World_Drug_Report_2013.pdf

Covers recent statistics and trend analysis of illicit drug markets and a section on new psychoactive substances.  Also provides maps and tables on drug demand and supply.  From the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

 

Department of Justice Report on Review of News Media Policies

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Crime/Justice,Govt Secrecy,Headlines,Homeland Security,Laws/Regulations,Privacy

http://www.justice.gov/ag/news-media.pdf

 

Provides results of the review of agency policies and practices governing the use of law enforcement tools, including subpoenas, court orders, and search warrants, to obtain information from members of the news media.  Also describes changes in policy resulting from the review.  From the Justice Department

 

Encyclopedia of Ethical Failure

Categories: Defense/Military,Govt Personnel,Govt/Business Scandals,Religion/Ethics

http://www.dod.mil/dodgc/defense_ethics/dod_oge/eef_complete.doc

Case studies of government workers gone wild–in failing to live up to their ethical responsibilities.  Updated July 2013 edition  From the Standards of Conduct Office of the Department of Defense General Counsel’s Office