Comments for: Treating addicts with medicine, respect

Posted June 03, 2013, at 1:35 p.m.

In the wake of news that more and more patients are seeking treatment for heroin use in Maine, one bill this session was particularly troubling. LD 802, sponsored by Rep. Lawrence Lockman, R-Amherst, would have prohibited coverage under MaineCare for certain treatments for people suffering from drug addictions. Fortunately, the …

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