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Tuesday, June 22, 2010

K2 madness

Posted By on Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 6:11 AM

K2 madness is sweeping Arkansas, with ad hoc ordinances and hyperventilating legislators pushing for instant rules banning the herb mixture described as a synthetic marijuana. Here, Rep. Donna Hutchinson is unhappy because state regulators won't declare the stuff a Schedule I drug and make it illegal by fiat. The state board, composed of scientists, wants to move a little more deliberately.

An easy solution, of course, would be to legalize marijuana and people wouldn't be constantly looking for inferior substitutes.

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