Synthetic Marijuana

11.30.18

CBD Vape Liquid Contains Dangerous Ingredients

A new study detected synthetic marijuana and a compound in cough syrup in some of Diamond CBD's products.

9.7.18

Inmates across the country are dying from K2 overdoses

At least three states are experiencing upticks in the number of inmate deaths caused by K2 overdoses.

6.8.18

Everything You Need to Know About K2, the Dangerous Weed Knockoff

“There’s nothing 'natural' about it. They’re just deadly chemicals made in a lab."

5.29.18

The CDC Says Synthetic Weed May Be Contaminated With Rat Poison

They found that, of the 202 reported cases of unexplained bleeding nationwide, 95 patients tested positive for brodifacoum, a chemical used as rat poison.

4.3.18

Chicago Convenience Store Busted for Selling K2 Laced with Rat Poison

Officials believe synthetic marijuana has caused two deaths and at least 56 illnesses in the city in recent weeks.

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7.13.16

A 'bad batch' of synthetic weed turned part of Brooklyn into 'Zombieland'

At least 33 people in Brooklyn's Bed-Stuy neighborhood were hospitalized after apparently overdosing on synthetic marijuana.

7.12.16

At Least 17 People Reportedly Overdosed on Spice in Brooklyn

Around 9:30 in the morning, at least 17 people in Brooklyn's Bed-Stuy neighborhood became violently ill after smoking the drug, some even passing out in the street.

1.29.16

Prison Guards Are Reportedly Getting Contact Highs from All the Spice Prisoners Are Smoking

According to the Prison Officers Association, one guard who believed he was exposed to synthetic cannabis "spent the night tearing at the top of his head."

1.19.16

Visiting the Factories in China Where Synthetic Marijuana Gets Made

Despite evolving public health regulations, synthetic weed has often been found in corner stores and bodegas around America. But where it originates is a bit murkier.

1.15.16

Cris Carter Speculates that Chandler Jones Was Smoking "Angel Dust"

Despite the fact that reports say it was synthetic marijuana.

11.9.15

On The Line: Nilo Tabrizy and Allie Conti Discuss Synthetic Marijuana

VICE News journalist Nilo Tabrizy and VICE staff writer Allie Conti joined 'On The Line' to discuss synthetic marijuana.

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