Staying current in the never-ending, always-changing battle against illegal drugs is the aim of a new law sponsored by Senator Tim Bivins that targets criminals who use those drugs as a weapon against others.

Signed by the Governor July 22, House Bill 21 expands current law addressing drug-induced homicide crimes to include a drug-induced death caused by absorption of an unlawfully delivered controlled substance.

The 45th District Senator said the battle against illegal drugs and the damage they cause seems to be never-ending, but the fight must continue." />

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