Scotland's chief legal officer has said safe consumption rooms would not be possible in cities like Dundee and Glasgow under the current law.
The public health minister has said he does not have the power to declare a national emergency in response to Scotland's drugs death crisis.
Police Scotland has denied any wrongdoing after links between a tweet it sent out and a private company selling ready-made "grab and go" emergency bags were uncovered.
A Perthshire MSP has slammed the treatment of NHS Tayside's oncology team in an ongoing row over cancer dosages.
A second independence referendum, action on climate change, driver-less buses in Fife and electric planes were all included in the SNP’s programme for government.
A new report from a leading drug addiction recovery group has called on the Scottish Government to create a "recovery minister" position.
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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon last night admitted the Scottish Government had “not been good enough” after failing to meet a majority of its health service targets.
The UK government has ignored calls to engage with Scotland's drugs death task-force, the public health minister has said.
A former prime minister has slammed the reaction of the UK and Scottish governments following news Scotland had the highest drug death rate in the developed world.
Scotland has the highest rate of drug related death in Europe, shocking new statistics have shown.