Orange County Register: Plugging deadly holes in California’s addiction treatment system

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https://www.ocregister.com/2021/05/16/plugging-deadly-holes-in-californias-addiction-treatment-system/

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State Sen. Pat Bates, R-Laguna Niguel, was once a social worker. She saw the devastation wrought by mental illness and addiction up close, long before she started pushing for reforms to California’s addiction treatment system in the Legislature.

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May 17, 2021