Pennsylvania State Senator Reveals Plan To Introduce Bill Prohibiting Safe Injection Sites In StateCommunity outrage last week led the owners of the Constitution Health Plaza to cancel a lease that would have been for the city's first safe injection site.
'Where Else Are You Going To Have It': Kensington Community Engages In Heated Debate Over Possible Safe-Injection SiteA heated debate over a possible safe-injection site in Kensington has community members and leaders up in arms.
Protestors In Philly Demand Funding For Safe Injection Sites" Instead of threatening cities and states, they should bring positive solutions to the table that will save lives," said the health department.
Krasner: Philly DA's Office Won't Prosecute Those Using Safe Injection SitesPhiladelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner laid out his strategy for dealing with safe injection sites during a meeting with the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists
Pennsylvania's Attorney General Pushes Back On Philly's Safe Injection SitesThe city's approach is unconventional, but it's also illegal, in the eyes of Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro.
Commissioner Ross On Safe Injection Sites: 'I Am Struggling With How To Do This'Philadelphia announced Tuesday that it wants to become the first U.S. city to have “safe injection” sites in attempt to help solve the opioid epidemic in the city.
Philadelphia Officials Announce Support For Safe Injection SitesThe extraordinary step comes in response to 1,200 overdose deaths in the city last year.