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Maryland: Treatment here, not Timbuktu

Wednesday, July 12, 2017  
Posted by: AATA Staff
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Mayor Catherine Pugh’s recent musings that drug addicts should be put “on a plane to Timbuktu or somewhere” rather than receive treatment where they live misunderstands the nature of addiction and recovery, and, whether intentionally or not, it connotes an attitude that addicts should be put out of sight and out of mind rather than cared for as members of our community. Read More

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