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GHB rape drug to be given tougher classification

The anaesthetic linked to date rape and robbery is being given a tougher legal classification.

GHB rape drug to be given tougher classification

Date - 30th March 2021
By - Chris Smith
Street dealing or possession of GHB (gamma-hydroxybutyric acid) and related substances will get a harsher sentence after it is reclassified as Class B drug. The substance, known as Liquid Ecstasy, has been linked to deaths, rapes and robberies. It...
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