- The Observer-DispatchMay 05 03:28 AM
Synthetic marijuana came back to Central New York “with vengeance” in mid-AprilThe Upstate New York Poison Center started getting more calls about fake pot on April 1, said Administrative Director Michele Caliva. “But boy, as of the 14th, things really got rockin' and we started to see a big increase (that was) unexpected, unanticipated.”
- WNEP 16 PennsylvaniaApr 28 07:25 PM
State officials are calling a spike in overdoses because of synthetic marijuana an “epidemic.” They suspect the fake pot in at least eight deaths. Officials with Geisinger Health System say they have seen an uptick of overdoses in our area. Doctors say victims have high temperatures, high heart rates, and act psychotic, often requiring heavy […]
- San Antonio Express-NewsMay 16 10:37 AM
DALLAS (AP) — A Texas head shop chain, its owner and his daughter are among almost three dozen businesses and individuals accused in a federal indictment involving an alleged synthetic marijuana distribution ring. All are charged with single counts of conspiracy, while Gas Pipe, Amy Lynn, Shults and Herrig are among defendants charged with multiple drug trafficking, conspiracy and money ...
- CBS Dallas - Fort WorthMay 16 02:04 PM
A federal crackdown on synthetic marijuana - or "spice" - has honed in on Dallas: A local smoke shop chain and its owner are among 28 accused of drug trafficking.
- WKTV UticaMay 13 02:47 PM
There's a K2 crisis in the state prison system. The synthetic marijuana is calling real problems statewide, including right here in central New York.
- KTAL ShreveportApr 29 02:16 PM
Two East Texas high school students get sick from smoking synthetic marijauna. Officials from the Bowie county sheriff's office say the students were at an agriculture farm on county road 1109 when they passed out and became unresponsive.
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