California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill aimed at reducing the number of deaths due to accidental drug overdoses. The new law gives legal protection to people who call 911 after witnessing an overdose.
About Gary Cullen
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Entries by Gary Cullen
For Abby Boxman, July 13, 2011, is a day that forever will be inscribed on her heart.
This article written by David Whiting of the Orange County Register led to a series of articles he wrote about the overdose epidemic in Orange County, California.
Denise Cullen’s experience and education on harm reduction.
The first large observance in Illinois of International Overdose Awareness Day.
Found, piece by piece, posthumously – Written by Jeff Cullen in September 2001 – 7 years before he died of an overdose. If anyone thinks this is “partying” or having fun, I think they should read this more than once.
Mark Kinzly saved two lives this week. But he wouldn’t have been here to help if a friend hadn’t once done for him what he’s now repeatedly done for others — provide overdose victims with Naloxone, the antidote that revived them.
A new FBI report released today shows that there is a drug arrest every 19 seconds in the U.S.