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4 Hospitalized After Synthetic Marijuana Overdoes in Md.

Anne Arundel County police say three men and a woman are hospitalized after smoking synthetic marijuana.


A selection of the "Spice" legal stimulants is pictured in a shop in north London, on August 28, 2009. Spice, which will be placed in Class B, is made using synthetic chemicals and herbs and sold in so-called "head shops". It has been linked to mood swings and paranoia. The moves follow recommendations from the Government's drug advisory body, the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. AFP PHOTO/Leon Neal (Credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

Synthetic Pot Seized in Md. Valued at $100K

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says authorities seized more than $100,000 worth of synthetic marijuana from three gas stations and the Thurmont home of the station owners.


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7 People Busted For Synthetic Marijuana Conspiracy In Va.

Federal authorities say seven people have been charged in an alleged synthetic marijuana conspiracy in Virginia.


Spice is a synthetic form of marijuana. (Credit: Leon Neal / AFP / Getty Images)

UMd. Study: Synthetic Marijuana More Popular Among Teens Than Most Drugs

Teenagers drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana is nothing new, just watch pretty much any high school movie ever made.


Spice is a synthetic form of marijuana. (Credit: Leon Neal / AFP / Getty Images)

Maryland Lawmakers Work to Ban Fake Pot

Several Maryland lawmakers have introduced measures that would make the manufacture, possession or sale of synthetic cannabinoids, more commonly known, as Spice, K2 or synthetic marijuana, illegal.


Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-DC, addresses an audience. (Credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Holmes Norton Demands Gas Station Owner Stop Selling ‘K2′ During Protest

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton demanded a gas station owner stop selling synthetic marijuana during a protest outside his gas station in DC on Tuesday.