Feds seize six properties, $700,000 in most recent Texas synthetic weed bust


Our partners at the Dallas Observer discuss how popular synthetic weed used to be in Abilene, Texas:
For a thankfully brief period in the mid-aughts, I lived in Abilene. Having experienced it in all of its splendor, I can say without hesitation that it is one of the most boring places on Earth. If you can avoid it, don’t go there, ever, for any reason.
If you do have to spend some time there, you should know that, according to a forfeiture complaint filed in federal court Friday, one of the substances that you might have sought out to alleviate your inevitable ennui might be in short supply.