Danish Parliament Okays Drug Consumption Rooms

Supervised injection sites are coming to Denmark, and so are broader "drug consumption rooms" where heroin and cocaine can be smoked or snorted. A new law takes effect July 1. Chronicle story here.

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About time someone else got on board.The DTES of Vancouver looks like a war zone.At least people aren't shooting up in alleys and doorways anymore.The people that use these facilities are not the ordinary joe blow,They are people who live rough and spend every dime they get on dope.I say nothing pro or con about this.I was around when even showing your face in public meant a beating or arrest.It ain't pretty but it makes a lot more sense to just let people tire of the life.It happens to everyone sooner or later.I see more people going to rehab these days than in mine.I don't know about the success rate but at least they get sick and try.Dope from Afghanistan is everywhere right now.Very few complaints when the stuff is this good.

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