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In Ottawa, 6 new cases of opioid overdose

Ottawa Public Health (OPH) also confirmed the numbers reported by the hospital and said the cases were either life-threatening or potentially life-threatening. The Ottawa Hospital says six more people have been treated for potential opioid overdoses this weekend, following a spike in such cases earlier in the week and a …

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Injecting lethal drugs in Arkansas

Arkansas originally wanted to put eight inmates to death before the state’s supply of midazolam, one of three drugs used in its lethal injection process, expires at the end of April. But at least one high court justice expressed serious reservations about what critics have called Arkansas’ rush to the …

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