STATE REPRESENTATIVE JAY NEAL OF LAFAYETTE HAS FILED LEGISLATION TO BAN THE SALE AND POSSESSION OF K2 SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA.  K2, A NEW SUBSTANCE DESIGNED TO MIMIC THE EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA, RECENTLY BECAME AVAILABLE IN MANY GEORGIA SMOKE SHOPS.  "YOUNG PEOPLE HAVE NO IDEA WHAT THEY’RE DOING WHEN THEY USE THESE DRUGS", NEAL SAID.  K2 IS OFTEN SOLD AS INCENSE, MADE FROM A MIXTURE OF HERBS AND THEN SPRAYED WITH A POTENT SYNTHETIC FORM OF THC.

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