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Parents Who Blame Son's Death on K2, Campaign for Statewide Synthetic Drug Ban

By Victoria Kim

Jerrald Meek turned to using synthetic marijuana to quell the PTSD he suffered from serving three tours in Afghanistan. MORE  

First-Ever Synthetic Drug Sniffing Dog Will Soon Report For Duty

By McCarton Ackerman

The dog was donated by a local Atlanta family who lost their 14-year-old son to synthetic drugs. MORE  

K2: A Dangerous Peak to Climb

By Daniel Genis

The stuff is available not just in head shops where drug paraphernalia is sold, but even in gas stations. So what could be the harm? MORE  

Synthetic 'Spice' Wreaking Havoc Across Russia

By McCarton Ackerman

Use of the popular synthetic weed has spread across the globe, causing the same problems overseas as it does in the U.S. MORE  

District of Columbia Classifies Synthetic Pot As Schedule I Drug

By McCarton Ackerman

Synthetic weed like K2 and Spice is now in the same category as heroin and crack cocaine. At least in D.C. MORE  

Teen Dies In Coma After Smoking Synthetic Marijuana

By Bryan Le

The parents of 19-year-old Connor Eckhardt hope to warn others about the dangers of synthetic pot. MORE  

United Nations Says Synthetic Drugs Reaching 'Unprecedented Expansion'

By McCarton Ackerman

A huge wave of synthetic drugs has washed over some 90 countries world wide, as synthetics have supplanted cocaine and heroin as drugs of choice. MORE  

Synthetic Marijuana Resurfacing In Liquid Form

By McCarton Ackerman

Liquid synthetic weed has surfaced in Hawaii and on the mainland, and has been marketed to use in conjunction with electronic cigarettes. MORE  

Army Drug Users Twice As Likely To Use Synthetic Marijuana Over Regular Pot

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite being banned by the military and classified as a Schedule I drug by the government, synthetic weed like Spice and K2 has become the army's drug of choice. MORE  

Wave of Emergency Room Visits in Texas Linked To Synthetic Pot

By Shawn Dwyer

Emergency rooms in Dallas and Austin have seen a surge of patients being treated for overdoses caused by K2 and Spice possibly laced with PCP. MORE  

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