Attorney General Eric Holder Says Urgent Action Needed
March 14, 2014 - March 17, 2014
Calling heroin use a "public health crisis" is extreme, Hart says.
Unlike marijuana, heroin use is associated with overdoses. However, Hart maintains that in 75 percent of heroin-related overdose cases, there's another drug involved.
"They're dying because they are combining the drug with another sedative," Hart said.
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