Synthetic Marijuana


Synthetic Pot Leads To Spike In Hospitalizations

National figures include about a dozen people who became ill in Willimantic, Connecticut after taking K2 believed to be laced with the hallucinogen PCP


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Synthetic Marijuana Sickens Users In Willimantic

Willimantic police say they are dealing with a batch of tainted synthetic marijuana that has sent about a dozen people to the hospital since Monday.


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Synthetic Marijuana Seized In Manchester

State police continue to investigate after a major synthetic marijuana seizure last evening. They executed a warrant around 6:30 at a storage facility in Manchester. Once inside, troopers say they found over 30,500 bags of […]


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Synthetic Marijuana Seized In Traffic Stop

State Police say they found 21 pounds of synthetic marijuana during a traffic stop in Brooklyn over the weekend.


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Coast Guard Academy Expels 14 Cadets For Using Synthetic Pot

The U.S. Coast Guard Academy said Monday that it is kicking out 14 cadets for using synthetic marijuana, a forbidden substance that has stirred concern across the U.S. military.


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Coast Guard Expelling Cadets In Synthetic Marijuana Case

The Coast Guard Academy says it is in the process of expelling 14 cadets alleged to have used synthetic marijuana, and is looking into eight other cases.