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'Decision must be made' on legal drug

Headteachers are calling for urgent government action to tackle the rising tide in school children using the legal high, mephedrone.

Yesterday police in Humberside revealed that two teenagers had died from a suspected overdose of the drug.

Mick Brookes, general secretary of the National Association of Headteachers, outlines its call for the drug to be banned.


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