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Senate battle set on sale of syringes

Political lines drawn on Mass. legislation

By Matt Viser
Globe Staff / May 1, 2006

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State senators are preparing to begin debate this week on a bill that would legalize over-the-counter sales of hypodermic needles in an effort to stem the spread of HIV, hepatitis C, and other blood-borne infections that can be transmitted through dirty needles. (Full article: 925 words)

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