Overdose Up 24%: Coroners

Drug overdose deaths in British Columbia are running at their highest rate ever recorded, the B.C. Coroners Service said yesterday. New figures on fatalities follow cabinet polling on Canadians’ support for decriminalizing narcotics: “Stakeholders are saying criminalizing personal drug possession is hurting not helping.”

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