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Increasing MAT use in carceral facilities could save lives, but faces barriers

By Elizabeth Thompson Major Elijah Bazemore started working at the Durham County Sheriff’s office on April 11, 1988. Since then, there’s been a “paradigm shift,” he said. “You want to help an individual be better when they get out of the facility than when they were when they were detained,” Bazemore said in an interview […]