bath salts

A selection of the "Spice" legal stimulants is pictured in a shop. (Credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

Drug Raids Target Bath Salts, Molly Across U.S.

The DEA has been cracking down on synthetic drugs, including so-called bath salts, spice and Molly, since the drugs first gained widespread popularity years ago.


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Md. Man Sentenced for Selling Bath Salts in Va.

A Baltimore man will spend one year in prison for supplying synthetic drugs known as “bath salts” to a dealer in central Virginia.


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NY Man Convicted Of Selling ‘Bath Salts’ To Va. Video Store

A Staten Island, N.Y., man faces up to 20 years in prison for supplying the synthetic drug known as “bath salts” to a video store operator in Virginia.


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Man Who Raped, Killed Goat While On Bath Salts Declared Not Competent For Trial

An area resident who was facing charges related to allegedly raping and murdering a goat while high on bath salts has been declared not competent to stand trial by a county judge.


Baggies of typical "bath salts" are seen on Jan. 24, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Not Keeping Up With New Drugs Despite ‘Bath Salts’ Ban

People are inventing so many new, legal ways to get high that lawmakers can’t seem to keep up.


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Obama Signs Ban On Synthetic Drugs Such As Bath Salts Into Law

President Barack Obama has signed legislation outlawing synthetic drugs, including a substance that led to the death of a Minnesota teen last year.


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4 Indicted In Bath Salt Scheme At W.Va. Head Shops

The owner of two paraphernalia shops called “Hot Stuff and Cool Things” and three of his employees were indicted Wednesday on federal drug conspiracy charges for allegedly selling bath salts and synthetic marijuana.