Marijuana, $232K Seized From Tobacco Shop After BustAuthorities seized more than 80 pounds of synthetic marijuana and about $232,000 in cash from a south Minneapolis tobacco store after a drug bust last week.
New Synthetic Drug Growing Popular In WinonaA new synthetic drug is becoming more popular in Winona, raising concerns for local authorities who worry that a recent state law outlawing the drug might not go far enough in stemming its use.
Move To Ban Synthetic Marijuana Advances In Minn.A move to prohibit synthetic substances that mimic marijuana and other drugs is gaining traction at the Capitol.
Synthetic Drugs Send Thousands To ERSynthetic substances that mimic marijuana, cocaine and other illegal drugs are making users across the nation seriously ill, causing seizures and hallucinations and even killing some people.
Attorney, Shop Owners Fight DEA Ban On 'Fake Pot'The owner of a Duluth head shop says a new federal ban on five chemicals used to make synthetic marijuana won't make much difference -- he'll just stock brands that use other, still-legal substances.
Minn. House OKs Crackdown On Synthetic MarijuanaAn effort to criminalize synthetic marijuana sold as herbal incense has easily cleared the Minnesota House with bipartisan support.
Minn. Lawmaker Wants To Ban Synthetic MarijuanaA Minnesota state senator wants to crack down on fake marijuana sold as herbal incense but potentially more dangerous.
Saturday Night with Esme Murphy - 10/2/10