Is spice illegal in florida

Asked over 1 year ago - Clewiston, FL

i was arrested for paraphernalia for having spice on me ,(spice is i guess synthtic weed)

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  1. Joseph Cerino


    Contributor Level 10


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    Answered . There has been recent legislation to outlaw forms of synthetic marijuana. This does not mean, however, that the substance you had is an illegal substance. The state attorney will need to have it tested to see if the substance you are accused of possessing is indeed illegal. I would recommend contacting a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible, and stop talking about your case online.

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  2. Geoffrey Robert Mason

    Contributor Level 11


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    Answered . The State of Florida is making a point to stop the distribution, possession and use of synthetic drugs. Just on December 11, 2012, the Attorney General of Florida issued Emergency Rules outlawing 22 new forms of synthetic drugs. I would also advise you to contact a local criminal defense attorney with experience handling synthentic drug cases.

    Here's my write-up of the new emergency rules:

    Geoffrey R. Mason

  3. Christopher Charles Dyer

    Contributor Level 12


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    Answered . I agree with my colleague.

  4. Richard Earl Hornsby


    Contributor Level 17


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    Answered . Yes it is, please visit my website for more information on this issue.

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