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The Gainesville City Commission passed an ordinance banning synthetic drug use, adding a section to the current Code of Ordinances that clarifies what a synthetic drug is and providing penalties for possession, production and sale. The sweeping ban on the drugs allows law enforcement to more easily enforce the prohibition.
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Attorney General Pam Bondi announced that she will continue her efforts in fighting synthetic drug creation and abuse. The drugs can cause complications in young adults, who are the most prominent users.
After Attorney General Pam Bondi announced an emergency rule about 22 synthetic drugs, officials in Alachua County began enforcement.