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Legislature's synthetic drug committee to hold hearing Thursday in Brainerd


The Select Committee on Controlled Substances and Synthetic Drugs will hold a hearing at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.

Reps. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, and Joe Radinovich, DFL-Crosby, will attend the meeting.

The committee is studying the issue of the growing synthetic drug problem. Members of the committee were appointed by House Speaker Paul Thissen.


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