"Eight Ballz Bath Salts" Maker Found Guilty by a Federal Jury



A Phoenix manufacturer of the synthetic drugs known as "bath salts" was found guilty of multiple federal drug charges, despite the fact that the chemical he was selling was not explicitly illegal.

Michael Lane, a 51-year-old Cave Creek resident, didn't take a plea agreement, like his local co-defendants did, after being arrested during a nationwide DEA bust on makers of "bath salts."

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Matthew Hendley
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