Could we see Safe Injection Sites across the state of Illinois?

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PHOTO: In this Aug. 27, 2014 file photo, Statues grace the outside of the Illinois Supreme Court building in Springfield, Ill. Seven Democrats are vying for a seat on the Illinois Supreme Court once held by the high court’s first black justice in Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2020, Illinois Primary. Democrat Charles Freeman held the post from 1990 to 2018, when he retired. Freeman died March 2 at 86. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman File)

Rep. La Shawn Ford has an idea for the state of Illinois. It’s called ‘Safe Injection Sites.’ You may have seen the idea on TV shows or in other states. Lisa Dent and Steve Bertrand talk to Rep. Ford about the concept and more.

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