Behind The News - 17 July 2012

FEDERAL government attempts to legislate against synthetic drugs are causing new and potentially harmful products to hit the market as the chemists keep one step ahead of the law.

A new category of synthetic cannabinomimetics has been added to the prohibited substances list in an attempt to outlaw all new designer drugs that mimic the effects of cannabis.

But a NSW parliamentary inquiry into synthetic drugs has heard calls to take a regulatory approach so that the

Latest

Trending