A spike of overdoses on synthetic marijuana in Lancaster County has prompted Gov. Tom Wolf to issue a warning that the problem might spread.
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On May 23, 2017, two retail shops were sued by Wisconsin’s departments of justice and consumer protection. The Milwaukee stores broke the law as they falsely advertised synthetic THC as household products.
The NFL and NFL Players Association have added synthetic marijuana to the list of substances for which players are tested under the sport’s drug-testing procedures.
Since recreational marijuana legalization in Washington and Colorado, many states have begun to ease marijuana laws and punishments. Overall, it seems that arrest rates are down for the now legal drug, with Colorado reporting decreased crime rates, traffic fatalities and an increase in jobs.
About seven residents at a District of Columbia homeless shelter were hospitalized last week after overdosing on a synthetic marijuana product. Synthetics are making more people sick.
Earlier this year we reported that teen drug use has been shown to decline as marijuana laws become more liberalized.
Some Americans risk their lives with K2, a dangerous chemical alternative, because using marijuana leaves evidence in the bloodstream.