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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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US: Md. man admits to role in heroin distribution ring

MARTINSBURG — A 27-year-old Windsor, Maryland, man faces up to 20 years in prison for his leading role in a heroin trafficking ring that distributed the drug in West Virginia, Virginia and elsewhere. The government says Brian Alexander Hall entered ...

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Md. methadone clinic told to stop accepting new clients

HAGERSTOWN — A methadone clinic in Maryland has been instructed to stop accepting new clients until it complies with a mandated staff-to-client ratio. The Herald-Mail reports Hagerstown Treatment Center was notified by the Behavioral Health Administration to cease and desists ...

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