Tag: overdose

    The Nationwide Reach of Harmful Drug “Paraphernalia” Laws

    A new report published by the Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank, examines how ...

    British Columbia Will Decriminalize Drug Possession

    British Columbia has become the first jurisdiction in Canada to receive the federal green ...

    Why “Drug-Induced Homicide” Doesn’t Have to be Prosecuted

    Over the past five years, five more states have passed drug-induced homicide (DIH) statutes, ...

    Ohio Bills Seek to Decriminalize Fentanyl Test Strips

    Ohio lawmakers are—slowly—considering legislation to decriminalize fentanyl test strips. On May 19, state Representative ...

    The Methadone Clinic System Needs Abolition, Not a Tepid Reform Bill

    Peter Vanderkloot’s groundbreaking article—Methadone: Medicine, Harm Reduction or Social Control—hit me hard. As a ...

    Illinois County Giving Naloxone to Gas Stations, Restaurants and More

    In the central region of Illinois, the Champaign-Urbana Health District (CUHD) is giving out ...

    NY Bill to Expand Safe Consumption Sites Advances, With Time Short

    A New York State Assembly committee has voted to advance legislation that would authorize ...

    Record High Overdose Deaths—Yet Again—in 2021, CDC Reveals

    New provisional data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that ...