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Street Names For Synthetic Drugs (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

‘Bath Salts,’ Other Synthetic Drugs Banned In New York

It’s now illegal to possess or sell the drugs, punishable by fines of up $500 and potentially as much as 15 days in jail.


Synthetic Marijuana (credit: CBS 2)

New York Passes New Regulations Against Synthetic Drugs

The regulations expand the state list of prohibited drugs and chemicals and expose store owners or employees to criminal fines up to $500 and up to 15 days in jail, health officials said Tuesday.


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4 Students Disciplined In NY Over Synthetic Drugs

School officials in Harrison, N.Y. said they may integrate warnings about synthetic drugs that mimic marijuana into their health curriculum after four students were caught with the substance.