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SUPERVISED INJECTION SITE
Nicolas Ortega for HuffPost
New 'Church' Wants To Save Lives — By Offering A Safe Place To Shoot Up
When a disillusioned young advocate didn’t think public health officials were taking drug overdose deaths seriously, he vowed to step in.
Andy Clark / Reuters
California Governor Is 'Missing The Point' With Veto Of Nation's First Safe Injection Site
The proposed San Francisco facility was meant to keep people safe and alive, not cure their addictions.
Denis Balibouse / Reuters
Safe Injection Sites Might Not Solve The Opioid Crisis, But They Won’t Make It Worse
There's no evidence behind the Justice Department's claim that sites are "very dangerous."
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The "Supervised Injection" Laundromat
JD, PhD. Former Chicago prosecutor and international developme...
The SIF model is a very positive development, but the user still has to find the drugs to inject (and may well be committing crimes in order to finance the purchase). I
Why I Help Addicts Shoot Up: Interview With Meera Bai, Christian Nurse & Harm Reduction Advocate
Founder, Invisible People
It's easy to judge from a distance, but the people who have problems with the harm-reduction model just have never seen Hell like I have.
The Deadly Ignorance of "Drug Warriors"
Seattle Police Chief (Ret.) and Author
A person addicted to heroin needs the drug as much as a diabetic needs insulin. How he or she gets it is problematic, but until we legalize and tax heroin, we need outreach programs to alleviate suffering and save lives.
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