'Bath salts' drug ingredient to be made illegal

CBC.ca

OKLAHOMA CITY — The synthetic drugs known as bath salts are gaining national attention after Miami police say a suspect eating the face off a homeless man might have been on a high from the drugs.But Oklahoma officials AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin police have arrested a man they said was high on bath salts when […]

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Bath Salts: Use of Dangerous Drug Inccreasing Across US

ABC News

On Tuesday, US Senator Chris Coons praised recent legislation for the nationwide ban on "bath salts," a dangerous synthetic drug that has emerged in the past few years and may have led to the recent attack in Miami where a man ate off 80 percent of a Last week, Rudy Eugene, 31, allegedly took the […]

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The Straight Dope on What Bath Salts Do to Your Brain and Why They're Dangerous

Forbes

Bath salts might seem like innocuous household luxuries, but there is a darker side that has recently been exposed. The Miami cannibal attack may, if lawmakers have their way, be the final straw in the fight to making sure synthetic drugs such as bath salts and synthetic marijuana are classed alongside heroin and LSD. "Looking […]

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Former bath-salts addict: 'It felt so evil'

CNN

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A synthetic drug linked to a vicious attack on a homeless man in Florida and the death of a Colorado teen could soon be banned in the state. Friday, June 1, 2012. In the past 18 months, the designer drug known colloquially as "bath salts" has been touted in the media […]

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Bath Salts Drug Viewed as Emerging Threat

Fox News

The Miami Herald is also reporting that at least five different people called the police, and while police suspect Eugene was under the influence of a potent drug referred to as “bath salts,” This is not the first contact police have the years: The “Zombie Apocalypse” meme has gained increased popularity after a string of […]

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Former bath-salts addict: 'It felt so evil'

CNN

Alpha-PVP is one of several synthetic compounds marketed as "bath salts" and other names. Authorities say the drugs mimic the effects of potent stimulants such as cocaine. The drugs are known to cause agitation and increased heart rate and blood (CNN) — On Saturday night in Miami, a naked "zombie-like" man attacked another man, biting […]

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Bath salts drug: a feeling of "wanting to kill somebody," former user says

Examiner.com

On Saturday night in Miami, a naked “zombie-like” man attacked another man, biting off parts of his face. The attack was halted only when police shot and killed the attacker, identified as 31-year old Rudy Eugene. To assist the press in its coverage I offer this brief bath-salts primer. I don't want to overstate its […]

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Was Bath Salts to Blame in Miami Zombie Attack?

Daily Disrup

Clearly they were not all caused by bath salts. In fact, from all reports a toxicology examination has not been completed yet so why are so many pointing the finger at bath salts. Listen folks; let's put these horrific events in perspective. (CNN) — On Saturday night in Miami, a naked "zombie-like" man attacked another […]

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Was Bath Salts to Blame in Miami Zombie Attack?

Daily Disrup

The Miami cannibal attack may, if lawmakers have their way, be the final straw in the fight to making sure synthetic drugs such as bath salts and synthetic marijuana are classed alongside heroin and LSD. "Looking at the Miami incident, The Police are blaming it on a synthetic drug called "bath salts," while the Twitterverse […]

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Zombie Apocalypse: Miami Face Eating Attack: 911 Calls Released

ABC News

Zombie Apocalypse rumors are spreading fear across the US. Coming before Transit of Venus 2012, the reports suggest that people are fearing for their lives. But this whole thing is fictional and nothing to do with reality Zombie Apocalypse is being The zombie apocalypse that America and Canada is said to be experiencing this week […]

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