Experts say the Greens’ plan to decriminalize drugs and potentially criminalize them again once overdose deaths subside is not an effective policy.
The Democratic donor was charged with battery, maintaining a drug house, and administering methamphetamines after a third man overdosed at his home last week
Some states may be ready to accept the settlement, but plenty of others say they’ll keep fighting for more access to the Sacklers’ fortunes
Around three people died per day in July.
Brain damage, paralysis, and organ failure are just a few of the lasting problems some OD survivors take with them.
Front line advocates are calling on the feds to declare a national health emergency, and start tracking cross-country deaths.
The statement comes in contrast to recommendations from BC health officials to decriminalize opioid drugs.
The super-potent elephant tranquilizer has been suspected as the cause of a massive increase in overdose deaths beginning in November.
The Canadian government announced Monday that it plans to ease the restrictions on setting up supervised-injection sites imminently. Until then, things don't look good on the ground level.
Following a record number of OD-related 911 calls last week, paramedics are getting sweet new all-terrain wheels.