HOLLIDAYSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY - A hearing was held on Tuesday in
While legislation is moving forward in Harrisburg
to make bath salts and other similar
drugs illegal, that law will not take affect for at least a
couple of months. That's why some
The Blair County District Attorney filed
for an injunction last week to prohibit the sale of substances like blizzard or
k-2. While Rich Consiglio says he's
pleased the state is finally taking action to address the problem, he's not
ready to wait for a solution from
During the morning long Court hearing,
members of the
A number of Blair county police officers testified during the hearing that they have seen crime increase because of people addicted to or using these "legal" drugs.
Blair county Judge Hiram Carpenter says he expects to rule of the request for permanent injunction banning the sale of the bath salts and similar products Wednesday morning.
The temporary ban signed last week will remain in effect until the Judge takes action.