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Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act Rights Cards: Know Your Rights When Calling Police

The Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act was meant to safeguard people who call 911 at the scene of an overdose. But it won't protect everyone. This resource provides more information on when an individual will be protected, and when they won't.

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complaint about police, complaint about the police, police