Senate Committee Passes Heroin Bills

March 24, 2015

This story has been updated. A state Senate committee has passed two compromise bills aimed at tackling Kentucky’s heroin problem. The full Senate hopes to pass the bills and send them over to the House for final passage before the legislative session … Read Story

Protesters calling for anti-heroin legislation in the Kentucky state Capitol.

Kentucky Capitol Demonstrators Call For Action Against Heroin

January 6, 2015

Nearly 130 demonstrators calling for action against the growing epidemic of heroin abuse filled the state Capitol Rotunda on Tuesday. Read Story

Heroin photo

Two Louisvillians Share Stories of Heroin Addiction

December 19, 2014

The 2015 Kentucky General Assembly session begins next month and the state’s heroin epidemic has  a prominent spot on the legislative agenda. More than a half-dozen heroin-related bills have been prefiled, as lawmakers seek answers to a problem that has shattered thousands … Read Story