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Hidden Cam Shows Club Drugs Laced With Mystery Chemicals

Hidden Cam Shows Club Drugs Laced With Mystery Chemicals

He calls himself the “Chemistry Cowboy.” And he doesn’t attend parties for fun. He attends parties to show recreational drug users the alphabet soup of psychoactive chemicals often lacing their pills and...


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