Synthetic Marijuana

New York Holds Summit On Synthetic Marijuana, Also Known As K2Law enforcement officials, state and city lawmakers and health experts are taking part in the summit, which is being moderated by State Sen. Jeff Klein at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx.
NY Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Alleged K2 DistributorsAction is being taken against alleged distributors of synthetic marijuana and other designer drugs in New York.
Private Investigator Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Drugs Into Rikers IslandDOI arranged to have a drug-sniffing dog greet the would-be smuggler and the pooch alerted.
City Council Looks To Crack Down On Synthetic Marijuana With Proposed BillsIt's already illegal in New York, but manufacturers can circumvent the law by changing the mix of chemical additives when certain substances are banned.
Police Seize Up To 2 Million Packets Of K2 In The BronxPolice on Wednesday confiscated as many as 2 million packets of K2 in the East Bronx.
Bodega Association: 1,700 Bronx Stores Busted For Selling K2A representative of a bodegas association said Monday that merchants who sell K2, or synthetic marijuana, in their stores should be shut down.
Schumer Calls On Feds To Shut Down Websites That Sell Synthetic Marijuana"These drugs are more dangerous and can have worse side effects than marijuana," Schumer said.
U.S. Attorney: 10 Charged In New York City Synthetic Marijuana 'K2' CrackdownNYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said the synthetic marijuana was flooding the streets, harming teenagers in public housing and the homeless in city shelters in particular.
Lawmakers Want Online Retailers To Stop Selling K2Some city officials are calling for online retailers to stop selling synthetic marijuana, known as K2.
Officials Shine Spotlight On Impact Of K2, Or Synthetic MarijuanaBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is hosting a news conference along with a local resident who is recovering from an addiction to K2.
Officials Crackdown On Visitation Rules At Westchester County JailThe wife of an inmate has been charged with smuggling the synthetic pot into the jail.
CBS2 Exclusive: Bronx Father Confronts Bodega Over Son's K2 CrisisA Bronx man afraid of losing his son to K2 has taken a very bold step.