'Legal highs' prevalence makes ban policy 'ridiculous'

Prohibition approach is 'irrational' say experts as one new synthetic psychoactive substance appears every week
The Guardian (UK)
Saturday, September 3, 2011

New "legal highs" are being discovered at the rate of one a week, outstripping attempts to control their availability and exposing what some experts claim is the "ridiculous and irrational" government policy of prohibition. Given the plethora of new substances, the government's attempts to ban legal highs is not a "feasible" solution.