Topics :: crystal meth

Gay Porn Star Arrested at LAX After Attempt to Smuggle Meth in Anus

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
British gay porn star Bruno Knight used some of the skills he's picked up in the adult film industry which led to his arrest at Los Angeles Airport on June 16 for trying to traffic nearly a half lb of crystal meth from the U.S. to the U.K. via his anus.

Inquest at London Gay Sauna After Three Die From Drugs

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jun 25, 2014
Three men have died within eight months of each other after partying too hard at a London gay sauna, causing the 24-hour, drug- and smoke-free venue to beef up their searches for illicit drugs. A joint inquest is now being held in Southwark.

In HIVers, Meth Use Causes Faster Progression to AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 3, 2014
A San Diego study shows that MSM who use methamphetamine had greater T-cell activation and proliferation than nonusers, even though they had an undetectable viral load.

HIV Rates Soaring in London

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 19, 2013
New HIV infections are soaring among men in London, with experts attributing it to high-risk drug use and sex.

Crystal Meth Use Down in Cities, But ’Meth Heads’ Still Abound

By Troy Petenbrink | Wednesday Apr 3, 2013
Across the nation, methamphetamine use among gay men is not as pervasive as it was a decade ago. But with one out of four gay men in L.A. using meth, it is still a huge problem.

Did Elmo Puppeteer Host a Crystal Meth Sex Party?

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Mar 21, 2013
The man suing Kevin Clash, the puppeteer of "Sesame Street’s" Elmo, for having a sexual relationship with him when he was a minor, also accuses Clash of throwing a crystal meth sex party nine years ago.

Project ABLE Calls for Restoration of Funding on HIV Testing Day

By Tony Hobday | Tuesday Jan 29, 2013
More than 200 people commemorated the National Day of Testing by attending a lobbying effort lead by Project ABLE for critical restoration of state and federal funding to the state’s AIDS Line Item.

Former Colo. Sheriff Jailed For Trading Meth For Sex

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Dec 1, 2011
Many citizens of Colorado’s Arapahoe County were shocked to hear of the arrest of former Sheriff Patrick Sullivan. The once "national sheriff of the year" was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of trying to trade methamphetamine to a man for sex.

Confessions of a Gay Sex Addict-Turned-Therapist

By Steve Weinstein | Tuesday Jun 7, 2011
When Rob Weiss talks to his patients about sex addiction, he knows the subject well. A self-confessed recovering sex addict, the Angeleno talked to EDGE about why gay men are such horn dogs and when a healthy sexual appetite turns into a problem.

Meth to the Madness :: The Return of the Drug Culture

By Shaun Knittel | Thursday Jan 20, 2011
With the growing revitalization of the party-club culture, drugs use, especially Crystal Meth is slowly creeping its way back onto the scene ready to claim an entirely new generation. Part 1 of a very revealing inside look at the epidemic.