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Old 09-26-2016, 08:23 PM
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Default Establishment newspaper endorses legal injection areas

The Seattle Times believes the Seattle area should follow the example of Vancouver BC and provide a safe supervised place for addicts to inject heroin.

The idea is controversial.

Their editorial is at http://www.seattletimes.com/opinion/...f-the-streets/
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"Bring heroin injection sites indoors, off the streets"

"Allowing heroin users to shoot up at a government-sanctioned medical facility is a radical idea. When a King County task force studying the regional heroin and opioid crisis proposed a so-called 'safe injection site,' it appropriately generated controversy. ...

It is a radical idea that King County should try."


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