National Post

Toronto and Ottawa should open multiple safe-injection sites: study
Ottawa and Toronto should set up a total of five safe-injection sites where drug users can shoot-up legally, urges a new report whose recommendations would mark a major expansion of the controversial concept if implemented.

Spearheaded by two public-health experts, the report suggests the site would curb the spread of HIV and other infectious disease, prevent some overdose deaths and reduce injection in public places.

  1. themightybellefontaine reblogged this from nationalpost and added:
    In Canada, there are facilities where one can legally shoot up. :P
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  3. voodooladyy reblogged this from butcher--baby and added:
    I remember watching some documentary on these like 5 years back or so. The idea of them from someone who knows nothing...
  4. butcher--baby reblogged this from eddy-crash and added:
    As much as I disagree with hard drugs, this is better than them being out in the streets shooting up and leaving needles...
  5. malo-tebya reblogged this from coronaeatsbabies and added:
    Yeah it might curb the spread of HIV but its not going to stop people from doing drugs, you should be getting drug users...
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  7. eddy-crash reblogged this from rat-qu33n and added:
    ….Are you fucking kidding me?
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    ^
  10. gutterphenomenon92 reblogged this from bloggingisforfaggots and added:
    You’re right, it isn’t the government’s job to set up clinics for illegal substance abuse. But, is it not the...
  11. bloggingisforfaggots reblogged this from gutterphenomenon92 and added:
    Just because people are going to do it doesn’t make it the government’s job to set up clinics for them to break the law...
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  17. emmerlilly reblogged this from nationalpost and added:
    Both cities really need to jump on this idea, it’s been working well for Vancouver, less spread of disease, less deaths...
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  22. ladyluck1793 reblogged this from ootnaboot and added:
    wait but………. despite the ‘benefits’ of these sites, I don’t understand why this would help people in general…
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    hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm…
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