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Re: [IP] Social progress???

On Sat, 17 Apr 1999, ellen wrote:

> in legal actuality, having syringes sent in from out of state to circumvent
> the prescription requirement is illegal...
> > having access to insulin needles... an elected official feels that the best
> > way to end iv drug use is to make insulin needles illegal!!! the flip side
> > of the story was an interview with a diabetic and the politician said that

They might have a bit of difficulty doing this. As I recall, it is a 
federal law that requires a pharmacy to dispense both insulin and 
syringes to anyone who is diabetic, thus a local or state politician can 
do nothing about it. I wouldn't worry too much.
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