Internal N.S. report describes rise in overdose deaths and community contaminants

An internal government report that isn’t available to Nova Scotians due to provincial ‘privacy concerns’ outlines information including an increase in overdose deaths between January and November 2020, compared to … Read More

B.C. must look to Oregon on recreational drug decriminalization, legalization of mushrooms: UBC expert

A UBC expert on drug policy says B.C. should carefully observe what happens in states south of the border that have just decriminalized some or all hard drugs — and … Read More

B.C. Premier John Horgan formally asking federal government to decriminalize illegal drugs

B.C. Premier John Horgan is formally asking the federal government to decriminalize possession of illegal drugs for personal use. In a letter sent to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday, … Read More