Suffolk Legislature Bans Sale of Tainted Bath Salts

04/27/2011 02:28 pm ET | Updated Jun 27, 2011
  • Joseph Pinciaro | Email the Author | 1:18pm Riverhead, NY Patch

The Suffolk County Legislature banned the sale of bath salts on Tuesday, a product it determined was "powdered synthetic cocaine" and has been ingested as a hallucinogen. 

Sale of bath salts has already been banned in Louisiana and Florida, as well as other local municipalitis, according to the county, and several others are considering the ban.

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