New Mass. Law Ends Civic Commitments To State Prison For WomenMassachusetts is officially ending its longstanding practice of sending women with alcohol or substance abuse problems but who have committed no crimes to the state prison for women in Framingham.
Gresh & Zo: Jim Irsay's DUI Puts Roger Goodell In A Tough SpotIndianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has gotten himself into a bit of trouble recently. Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak discussed the DUI charge and what it means for not only Irsay, but to the players of the NFL as well.
Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
AG Coakley Announces $8M In Grants For Mental Health, Substance Abuse ServicesApplications are being accepted for $8 million in grants designed to improve the delivery of mental health and substance abuse services in Massachusetts.
Cries For Help: Substance Abuse And Teen SuicideThere have been some alarming findings on suicide circumstances.
Gov. Patrick Looking For Substance Abuse FundingGov. Deval Patrick is looking for ways to keep paying for the state's substance abuse treatment programs after voters decided to repeal the sales tax on alcohol, which has supported the initiatives.