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Residents become heated as Safehouse discusses plans for supervised injection site in South Philadelphia

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Following a ruling in federal court clearing the way for a Philadelphia safe-injection site, officials from Safehouse, the non-profit formed to open such a center, discussed the next steps in the process during a meeting Wednesday.
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Philadelphia Nonprofit Opening Nation's First Supervised Injection Site Next Week

Philadelphia Nonprofit Opening Nation's First Supervised Injection Site Next Week

1 month ago   |   By NPR

After a two-year legal saga, Safehouse says it will open next week, allowing users to administer illegal drugs under supervision. Federal officials say they will try to stop the site from opening.
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Safehouse discusses plans for supervised injection site in South Philadelphia

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Following a ruling in federal court clearing the way for a Philadelphia safe-injection site, officials from Safehouse, the non-profit formed to open such a center, discussed the next steps in the process during a press conference Wednesday.
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