Posts by josephcarrollbowman

What is Harm Reduction? Urban Survivor’s Union Version.

As opioid overdoses skyrocket across the country, some of the highest mortality rates are in the South, where state laws...

Public resources for Substance Abuse, Mental Health, & Developmental Disability treatment.

If you need help, and you don’t know where to go, you can start by searching at Smokey Mountain LME....

#22KILL  22 Pushups for life.

#22KILL 22 Pushups for life.

Don’t talk to the Police.  Never. Sorry.  Be polite.  Be cooperative. Ask for a lawyer.

Don’t talk to the Police. Never. Sorry. Be polite. Be cooperative. Ask for a lawyer.

We can’t arrest our way out of addiction.

North Carolina has maintained severe penalties for Heroin and other opiates for 36 years.  Maybe we have been doing it...

Do traffic tickets follow me into every State? DMV reciprocity.

Most states in the U.S. have reciprocal agreements with each other regarding motor vehicle violation convictions of drivers. The shared...

Fentanyl laced Heroin Deaths on the rise.

19 Recent Deaths Associated With Synthetic Opioids; State Officials Urge Awareness State Toxicologists detect different types of synthetic opioids and chemicals,...

Diabetes Can be mistaken as False DWI Evidence

Hyperglycemia: high blood sugar/low insulin.  This may cause a false positive on some breath test, or make you smell impaired....

Failure to disclose exculpatory evidence violated due process in Death Penalty Case

By Jessica Smith W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor School of Government The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Wearry...

Uber caused 10% reduction in DUI arrests in Seattle

|By: Stephen Shaw With Uber rising to 8 million active customers, it’s not a leap to suggest DUI could be...