In Battle Against Synthetic Pot, Chemists are Winning

(Source: By Sarah Hutchins, The Virginian-Pilot (MCT )When Hampton police seized more than $8,500 worth of “spice” from a Peninsula business last year, they learned a tough lesson about the [...]


Real Highs From Fake Drugs Prompt Efforts to Get Synthetics Off Shelves

(Source: By Dana Treen, The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville (MCT) – The names may be edgy or frivolous and the packaging cartoonish, but the synthetic drugs inside the packets are anything [...]


Proposal Could Curb Sales of Synthetic Drugs

(Source: By Laura Kinsler, Tampa Tribune, Fla. (MCT) DADE CITY — Sheriff’s candidate Kim Bogart has proposed a new approach for Pasco County to target the sale of spice and [...]


More Charges, Trial Delayed in Federal Spice Case

(Source: By Alison Gene Smith, The Times-News, Twin Falls, Idaho (MCT) – TWIN FALLS • This month’s trial of four Twin Falls residents accused in a federal synthetic drug case [...]


Fake Pot Suspect Likely Cooperating With Federal Investigators

(Source: By Alexandra Seltzer, The Palm Beach Post, Fla. (MCT) WEST PALM BEACH — The man who has previously been described as a “low level employee” in the manufacturing process [...]


DAs Bust Allentown-Based Synthetic Drug Ring

(Source: By Patrick Lester, The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) (MCT) NORRISTOWN — Authorities in Lehigh and Montgomery counties have shut down a major synthetic drug operation that was centered largely [...]