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How challenges are changing in battle against opioid epidemic
Judge, law enforcement discuss evolution of fight at UNG forum
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The University of North Georgia Criminal Justice Department hosts an “Opioid Problems in Our Community” seminar Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, on the Gainesville campus. The event features Georgia Bureau of Investigation officials and others working in law enforcement and the criminal justice system. - photo by Scott Rogers
Roughly a decade ago, states surrounding Georgia with doctors overprescribing painkiller medication passed tough laws that pushed these “pill mills” into the Peach State.