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How Two Montana Women Became Addicted To Meth

Shards of methamphetamine hydrochloride, also known as crystal meth.
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shards of methamphetamine hydrochloride, also known as crystal meth.

Brian Kahn talks with two inmates of the Montana women's prison in Billings about how they became addicted to meth, and what comes next for them.

When an epidemic of methamphetamine swept into Montana, the community rallied with legislation, law enforcement and education. Meth use declined. But now it’s back in spades. Brian talks with two Montana women about how they became addicted to meth and what comes next.

(Broadcast: "Home Ground Radio", 08/02/15. Listen on the web, weekly on the radio on Sundays at 11:10 a.m., or via podcast.)