Galnet News

NOV 3303

OCT 3303

SEP 3303

AUG 3303

JUL 3303

JUN 3303

MAY 3303

APR 3303

MAR 3303

FEB 3303

JAN 3303

DEC 3302

NOV 3302

OCT 3302

SEP 3302

AUG 3302

JUL 3302

JUN 3302

MAY 3302

APR 3302

MAR 3302

FEB 3302

JAN 3302

DEC 3301

NOV 3301

OCT 3301

SEP 3301

AUG 3301

JUL 3301

JUN 3301

MAY 3301

APR 3301

MAR 3301

FEB 3301

JAN 3301

JUN 3301

The Rising Cost of Getting High

07 JUN 3301

The Rising Cost of Getting High



In reaction to the changing political landscape in the Federation, many systems have begun taking a much firmer stance against the supply and distribution of illegal narcotics.

Traditionally, prohibition has served to do nothing more than increase the risk and reward for those involved in the trade of prohibited materials. This time appears to be no different.

With the supply no longer adequately able to meet the demand, many buyers are being forced to pay prices that would have been unimaginable just weeks ago.

While stricter penalties and additional costs may be enough to dissuade infrequent users, for the vast majority the question of cost is less an issue of if, and more a question of how.

Smugglers across the galaxy have seen their profits rise by as much as 5000% in the last couple of weeks, with many expecting that profits will continue to rise, as more and more systems begin to crack down on the delivery of illicit goods to their stations.