With drug use — and addiction recovery — in the spotlight of this year’s mayoral race, experts weigh in on how it might hamper or help overall public health.
News Tim Farley
Public vilification of an Oklahoma City councilman’s past drug use,
treatment and recovery is likely to restrict the number of people
willing to seek elected office, a mental health expert said.
Letters to the Editor Wanda Jo Stapleton
In May, 2013 the Oklahoma Legislature passed House Bill 2226. This new
law told females under age 17 that they must have a doctor’s
prescription for getting over-the-counter emergency contraception
(called Plan B or the morning after pill).