Patrick Torphy

White House Eases Cap on Medication for Opioid Addiction
As many as 90,000 new patients could gain access to the addiction-fighting medication buprenorphine, under a new Obama administration policy announced on Wednesday.
July 6, 2016
Ras Baraka: "We Need Police ... We Just Don't Want Them To Shoot Us"
The community wants police to aggressively respond to crime, Newark's mayor told FRONTLINE. “We need police in our neighborhood,” he said. “We just don’t want them to shoot us in the back while we’re running away in a traffic stop, or choke people for selling cigarettes.”
June 28, 2016
Vanita Gupta: "No Such Thing as a Perfect Police Department"
As head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, Vanita Gupta is the federal official in charge of investigating police departments for civil rights violations.
June 28, 2016
Night of the Storm
When Superstorm Sandy tore through Staten Island, N.Y., in 2012, Nick Camerada nearly lost his home -- and his life.
June 19, 2016
Obama Plan Eyes Debt Relief for Defrauded Students
A sweep of reforms will help defrauded students to sue their schools and have their federal loan debt forgiven, but the for-profit college industry is crying foul.
June 15, 2016