TRUE 46 The concept of protecting turf was first started and then expanded

True 46 the concept of protecting turf was first

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TRUE 46. The concept of protecting turf was first started, and then expanded, within the Maravilla Housing Projects. TRUE 47. Many gang members who are currently fighting with another gang often do not really know why. TRUE 48. Generally, Latino street gangs use the "musical chairs" type of leadership model. FALSE 49. U.S.-based street gangs can have direct and indirect relationships with Mexican drug trafficking organizations. TRUE 50. The inclusion of generational Hispanic street gangs (GHSGs) within the Seattle Study would most likely have no affect on the study's results. FALSE 51. Drug distribution is not the primary source of income for American street gangs. FALSE 52. Cocaine hydrochloride (powder cocaine) is the most widely used form of cocaine today. FALSE
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53. Street gangs, prison gangs, and outlaw motorcycle gangs have become the primary traffickers of illegal drugs in the U.S FALSE 54. The ability to produce meth is heavily dependent on the availability of pseudoephedrine; La Familia Michoacana was able to gain power quickly due to the massive loads of pseudoephedrine that were being smuggled into the Michoacán port from Asia. TRUE 55. Some gangs specialize in the sales of a certain drug. TRUE 56. Mexican investigators believe that La Familia exerts very little influence over local governments in the Mexican state of Michoacán. FALE 57. When a user stops taking an opiate - like heroin - their body typically experiences severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms, which can even be life- threatening or fatal. This suggests that opiates are very physically addictive substances. TRUE 58. Southern California remains the dominant entry port for smuggling cocaine into  the U.S. FALSE  59. The majority of human trafficking victims are women and children. TRUE 60. The initial rush that one receives from the first experience with an opiate can  never be achieved again: this is one reason why opiates tend to be especially  problematic and addictive. TRUE 61. No Asian gangs have been involved in human smuggling across the southern  border of the U.S. FALSE 
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62. MDMA/Ecstasy is a derivative form, or a "chemical cousin," of  methamphetamine. TRUE  63. "Black Tar" is slang for hashish. FALSE  64. Citizens who live in Michoac á n consider El Mas Loco as a “Robin Hood” because he brings  money and food into the poor neighborhoods. TRUE  65. Both cocaine and amphetamines have legitimate medical uses. TRUE  66. The TIME magazine article suggests that the best way to deal with the Mexican cartels would be  to implement a military troop surge against them. FALSE  67. Crack is the most addictive form of cocaine, and it offers a much higher profit margin for dealers.  TRUE  68. La Familia Michoacana was initially formed in the 1980s as an anti-crime vigilante group, but its  early leaders quickly got sucked into drug trafficking. TRUE  69.
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