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October 7, 2015

 

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Indiana Supreme Court Upholds Synthetic Drug Law

The law bars the sale of certain compounds and look-alikes, while allowing the pharmacy board to add new compounds to the list of banned substances.

July 2, 2015

 

Synthetic Marijuana

State Supreme Court Hears Synthetic Drug Lawsuit

Lawmakers first passed a law in 2011 banning a list of synthetic drugs, but manufacturers stayed a step ahead by changing their compounds.

February 19, 2015

 

Synthetic Marijuana

Bill That Lists Synthetic Drug Compounds Passes Committee

Sen. Jim Merritt, R-Indianapolis, authored Senate Bill 93, which would list all illegal substances used in these drugs within the state’s administrative code.

February 5, 2015

 

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Indiana Court Rejects New Synthetic Drug Bill

Senate Bill 278 addressed over 80 synthetic drug compounds.

May 7, 2014

 

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DEA Raids Indiana Locations For Synthetic Drugs

The Drug Enforcement Administration raided wholesalers and retailers in 29 states Wednesday.

December 24, 2013

 

Synthetic Marijuana

Legislator: Harsher Penalties For Synthetic Drug Sellers

Sen. Jim Merritt wants synthetic drug penalties on par with cocaine and heroin offenses.

July 17, 2013

 

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Indiana Poison Center Reports Fewer Synthetic Drug Overdoses

The Indiana Poison Center is seeing fewer overdoses on bath salts and spice since legislation restricting synthetic drugs passed in 2011.

May 17, 2013

 

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Synthetic Drug Ban Could Face Legal Challenge

The state’s attorney general says he is prepared to defend a new law aimed at stopping the sale of synthetic drugs if it is challenged in court.

February 20, 2013

 

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Third Round Of Synthetic Drug Legislation Bans “Look-Alikes”

Look-alikes are substances similar to already banned drugs, but do not necessarily contain anything on the state’s list of banned compounds.

January 30, 2013

 

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New Bill Targets Retailers To Stop Synthetic Drugs

A Senate committee has approved a bill to suspend merchant retail licenses for one year if they are caught selling the drugs.

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