iAroma Hypnotic

An incense product that some young people are inhaling can have serious effects, officials warn. (CBS)

City Ban On Synthetic Pot Starts Wednesday, Statewide Ban Starts Jan. 1

Starting Wednesday, it will be illegal to sell synthetic marijuana in Chicago. A statewide ban takes effect on Jan. 1, 2012.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Max Dobner, 19, died in June when the car he was driving flew into a house in Batavia Township. (CBS)

Mother Of Teen Who Died Sues Store That Sold ‘Potpourri’ Drug

A west suburban mother is going after the owner of a closed tobacco store, for selling her son a product the woman claims had synthetic marijuana in it.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011