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File photo of bath salts. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami Commissioner Proposes Bath Salts Ban

“Bath salts” have made headlines ever since it was rumoed Rudy Eugene may have been under their influence when he chewed off Ronald Poppo’s face on the MacArthur Causeway before he was shot and killed by a Miami police officer.

06/14/2012

Synthetic Marijuana (CBS4)

Sunrise Bans Sale Of Synthetic Marijuana

SUNRISE (CBSMiami) – Sunrise has become the first city in Broward to outlaw the sale of synthetic marijuana. Tuesday evening commissioner gave unanimous approval to the ban, according to the Sun-Sentinel. Known on the street […]

CBS4–06/13/2012

(Source: Handout-Jackson Memorial Hospital) Hospital officials escort cannibal victim Ronald Poppo, showing for the first time the extent of the injuries the homeless man received at the hands of Rudy Eugene. Note: photo slightly blurred.

Doctors Release Pictures Of Causeway Cannibal Victim

Doctors have released photographs of Ronald Poppo, more than two weeks after the homeless man had much of his face chewed off during an attack by so-called Causeway Cannibal Rudy Eugene over the Memorial Day weekend.

CBS4–06/12/2012

Synthetic Marijuana (CBS4)

Sunrise First In Broward Set To Ban Synthetic Pot

Sunrise may become the first city in Broward to outlaw the deadly herbal incense meant to give its users a high but instead could land them six feet under.

CBS4–06/12/2012

(Photo by Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Causeway Cannibal Had No Flesh In Stomach

Thirty-one year old Rudy Eugene is now known around the world as the Miami Canninbal or the Cannibal on the Causeway after his horrific attack on Ronald Poppo, but new details from his autopsy may change the way he’s described.

CBS4–06/09/2012

(Photo by Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Officer Who Shot Causeway Attacker Has Clean Record

Nearly three weeks after Miami Police officer Jose Ramirez shot and killed the so-called “Miami Cannibal,” CBS4 News has been given access to his personnel file.

CBS4–06/07/2012

Ronald Poppo (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Is Causeway Cannibal Victim Candidate for Face Transplant?

The victim of the causeway cannibal attack has been in the hospital for nearly two weeks. He will endure a lifetime of facial reconstruction following the attack that left him without most of his face. CBS4′s Cynthia Demos spoke to an expert about whether Ronald Poppo is a candidate for a face transplant.

CBS4–06/06/2012

(Photo by Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Exclusive: Causeway Cannibal Had Bible, Recently Smoked Pot When He Attacked

Police now believe that Rudy Eugene, the so-called Miami Zombie, was not only naked, but was also carrying his bible, when he nearly beat a homeless man to death and chewed off three-quarters of his face.

CBS4–06/06/2012

Manny Marono (CBS4)

News & Views: Cannibal Attack & Drugs

In light of the cannibal-like attack on the MacArthur Causeway, we talk about the uptick in drug usage and incidents.

CBS4–06/05/2012

Brain Researcher Dr. Deborah Mash examines the brains of people who have been influenced by psychotropic drugs. (CBS4)

Brain Researcher: Cannibal Was “Scariest Drug-Induced State I’ve Ever Seen”

It is an image that’s stunned the world: surveillance cameras captured a naked man ripping the clothes off a homeless man, slamming him into a cement sidewalk and then chewing off his face.

CBS4–05/31/2012

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