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As Hogan declares state of emergency, opioid death bill draws questions from lawmakers

As the Hogan administration provides more money to fight the heroin and opioid crisis in Maryland, legislation to increase penalties for distributing an opioid linked to a fatal overdose drew criticism in the General Assembly as a step backward to ...

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Morhaim wants apology from Hogan for governor’s remarks

A Maryland state delegate who is the subject of a legislative ethics review said he is owed an apology from Gov. Larry Hogan for saying the lawmaker could be kicked out of the General Assembly and had introduced legislation in an attempt to "get a license to sell heroin."

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Md. heroin task force urges more treatment for addicts, crackdown on dealers

A state task force created to combat a growing heroin and opiate problem in Maryland issued its final set of nearly three dozen recommendations to Gov. Larry Hogan. The final report of the Maryland Heroin and Opioid Emergency Task Force contains 33 recommendations ...

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Maryland heroin task force to release final recommendations

ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland task force on fighting heroin addiction is scheduled to release its final recommendations. The report is set to be released Tuesday. The task force was created by Gov. Larry Hogan in February. It is comprised of ...

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