Initiative to ban safe injection sites collects needed signatures | KING5.com

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The initiative would bar funding and operation of supervised drug consumption sites in the county. Supporters of the so-called safe injection sites believe it would reduce the number of overdose deaths and connect users with needed health services. However, critics worry it will enable the use of drugs in a region facing an opioid epidemic.

Source: Initiative to ban safe injection sites collects needed signatures | KING5.com