Comments for: Panel recommends against bill to encourage 911 calls in case of drug overdoses

Posted March 05, 2012, at 1:37 p.m.
Last modified March 05, 2012, at 7 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Legislature’s Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee on Monday unanimously recommended against passage of a bill that aimed to encourage people to call 911 to report an overdose by preventing law enforcement from charging with drug possession those helping the victim. The committee also heard testimony …

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