The Great Fentanyl Myth, and How We’re Killing Drug Users (BC-CfE)

Yes, the collapse of a second major B.C. drug-related case within weeks raises big questions about the competence of the RCMP and federal prosecutors.

But the bigger scandal is the myth that underlies our drug policy.

Researchers at the B.C. Centre of Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) and the University of British Columbia had been tracking about 1,400 drug users on Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside for seven years.

Paul Willcocks reports.

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