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New drug law targets sellers, closes loopholes

Gates Police Chief David DiCaro remembers the conversation well. A family in Gates spoke with him about the death of their teen son, which they attributed to his use of synthetic drugs. “I wouldn’t disagree,” DiCaro said. “We see it, ...

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New York cracks down on synthetic drugs

New regulations are being issued by the state Department of Health to crack down on the increasingly widespread use of bath salts and other synthetic drugs. The new regulations, issued Tuesday and approved by the Public Health and Health Planning ...

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Head shop raids net multiple arrests

Three area people were charged Wednesday following raids at five stores in Western and Central New York. Charged with possession, distribution and intent to distribute controlled substances (synthetic marijuana) are Joshua Denise, 37, of Batavia; Michelle Condidorio, 30, of LeRoy; ...

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