TITLE

ANALYSIS. Vancouver's supervised injection facility challenges Canada's drug laws

AUTHOR(S)
Dooling, Kathleen; Rachlis, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, p1440
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Vancouver's supervised injection facility challenges Canada's drug laws," by Kathleen Dooling and Michael Rachlis, which appeared at www.cmaj.ca. It explores the formation of harm reduction initiatives as part of the antidrug strategy towards illicit drugs, with the help of Insite, a supervised injection facility. However, it say that a new federal government opposed Insite's operations and is appealing for evaluation to the Supreme Court of Canada.
ACCESSION #
54098797

 

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