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Aussie Teen Jumps To His Death While Under Influence of Synthetic Drugs

Henry Kwan

A young man, just 17 years old, jumped to his death from the balcony of his family’s home in New South Wales, Australia. You might suspect he was depressed and trying to end his own life until you’re told that he was on drugs when this happened. A tragic accident that’s happened all too…

Australians Start Petition To Ban Synthetic Cannabis

Synthetic Drugs the threat is real

In a petition published on May 25, 2013, Brad Morrison asks the people of Bendigo, a city in the state of Victoria, Australia, to show the local government that they want synthetic cannabis banned and taken out of stores.

It was, apparently, written by one of the staff at…

Protest Stops Synthetic Drug Sales

A group of Turangi residents opposed to the sale of synthetic cannabis have won a week long battle to get the town’s sole supplier to withdraw all stocks of the party drug from sale – with some help from a good samaritan.

The protest action led to convenience store owner Sanjay Malaviya returning 60 per cent of the stock to two main suppliers who agreed to take it back and refund him the money.

Wisconsin Leaders Addressing Spice Problem

Concerns about Duluth’s well-documented problems with synthetic marijuana have prompted concerns for officials in Superior. Now, state Sen. Bob Jauch, D-Poplar, and Rep. Nick Milroy, D-South Range, are joining forces with community leaders to discuss problems caused by synthetic marijuana in northwestern Wisconsin. They are hosting a roundtable discussion at 2:30 p.m. today in Room 270 of the Government Center. Superior Mayor Bruce Hagen and Douglas County Administrator Andy Lisak, among other local, law enforcement and health officials plan to attend to discuss rumors that Duluth’s problems could spill over to Superior’s shore. The rumors prompted the mayor to […]