Healthcare

BC politician visits Halifax with pitch to decriminalize some street drugs

MP Gord Johns says Nova Scotians should urge their MPs to support Bill C-216.

By Victoria Walton

Over the last six years, more than 250 Nova Scotians have died of drug overdoses. Across the entire country in that time, more than 25,000 people have died of overdoses, largely due to a drug supply tainted by substances like fentanyl...

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