Synthetic Drugs

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Violence-Inducing New Designer Drug ‘Flakka’ Makes Way To Michigan

It can cause psychotic breakdowns, hallucinations and extreme violence, doctors say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2015

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Inkster Man Busted With Hundreds Of Vials Of ‘Cloud 9’ Synthetic Drug

The drug, officials say, is commonly consumed through e-cigarettes or with hookah pipes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2014

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2 Students Using Synthetic Drug ‘Cloud Nine’ Hospitalized

Two students at John Glenn High School in Westland were hospitalized after taking the synthetic drug Cloud Nine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2014

Michigan Begins Process To Make New Designer Drug Illegal

A chemical used to make a new class of designer drugs is on its way to becoming illegal in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

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Stepping Up The Fight Against Synthetic Drugs

Local leaders around metro Detroit are stepping up the fight against what they see as a growing problem: the sale of K2 and other synthetic drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2012

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Will Sale Of K2 Be Banned In Shelby Township?

Add Shelby Township to the list of Metro Detroit communities that want to ban the sale of K2, Spice and other synthetic drugs.