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Irving Teen Hospitalized After Using K2

A 13-year-old Irving girl was hospitalized Saturday night after using synthetic marijuana, also known as K-2.

CBSDFW.COM–06/08/2014

Photo shows a package of K2 which contains herbs and spices sprayed with a synthetic compound chemically similar to THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. (credit: (AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

Police: Synthetic Marijuana That Caused Illness Came From Dallas

Police in central Texas say synthetic marijuana that caused more than 30 people to fall ill was obtained in Dallas and sold by dealers in downtown Austin.

05/09/2014

A fire burns at an Irving apartment complex. (Dandy Killeen/KTVT/KTXA)

Affidavit: Tenant Making K2 Sparked Irving Apartment Fire

An Irving man faces arson charges for triggering a massive fire at an apartment complex in Las Colinas last month. The blaze destroyed a total of 22 individual units and forced several people to jump from windows and balconies to safety.

CBSDFW.COM–01/30/2013

(credit: Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Dollars Worth Of Synthetic Marijuana Seized

WEATHERFORD (CBSDFW.COM) Parker County Special Crimes Unit members have seized more than $20,000 worth of synthetic marijuana at a store in Weatherford Friday evening. The synthetic marijuana were found at the Tobacco & More store […]

09/01/2012

K2 Drug

K2 Sending More Texas Teens To Emergency Rooms

K2 and other synthetic marijuana is illegal in Texas and more than a dozen other states, and yet emergency rooms are seeing an increase in related cases.

03/28/2012

Photo shows a package of K2 which contains herbs and spices sprayed with a synthetic compound chemically similar to THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. (credit: (AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

State Senate Votes To Ban Synthetic Marijuana

The Texas Senate has voted to ban the production, sale and possession of several new forms of synthetic marijuana.

CBSDFW.COM–03/30/2011

Fort Worth Says K-2 Not A Big Problem

Fort Worth officials are looking at the problem of  K-2,  and say, it may be little more than a blip on their radar.  

09/21/2010