CLIP: Synthetic Drugs and Drug Policy
AIR DATE: Friday, August 21, 2015
Karl Racine, Attorney General for Washington, D.C., talked about synthetic drug use in several major cities and the implications for law enforcement and public health.
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PEOPLE IN THIS VIDEO:
- Karl Racine
District of Columbia
Drug Policy, Synthetic Drugs, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Policy