Local Agencies Battle Increasingly Powerful Fentanyl

02/17/2023 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

Increasingly powerful fentanyl-laced drugs remain the leading cause of overdose fatalities in Central Florida. But deaths from the synthetic opioid dipped slightly last year as local agencies distribute higher doses of the reversal drug naloxone. And Governor DeSantis, while criticizing anonymous source reporting, floats an idea make it easier to sue news organizations for defamation.

Aired: 02/17/23

Rating: TV-PG

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