Missouri businesses charged for selling synthetic marijuana

On behalf of The Marks Law Firm, L.L.C. posted in Federal Crimes and Marijuana on Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Our St. Louis readers may know that drug cases involving simple possession or the sale of a small amount of a substance are usually handled at the state level. But sometimes, larger-scale drug offenses that allegedly implicate a number of individuals fall under the jurisdiction of the U.S. government.

This was recently the case in Missouri when 21 people were indicted by a federal grand jury for the sale of synthetic marijuana. Each of the individuals either owned or worked for one of 13 retail business that sold the substance to consumers in the state
Synthetic marijuana, sometimes called “K2,” …