B.C. drug experts recommend legal heroin to combat overdose crisis


Could a legal heroin supply help combat the province’s opioid crisis? It’s an idea being floated in a new report released Thursday by the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use. The centre suggests that providing legal heroin to users — through the establishment of so-called “heroin compassion clubs” — would help reduce overdose deaths by ensuring the drug supply used is free of fentanyl.

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