Nearly six British Columbians per day died from drug overdoses in April. One overdose victim was just 12-years-old.
Court heard Butler even knew some of his customers had overdosed on his product.
While we're all fretting over covid, our kids are falling prey to the opioid crisis.
Since November, Ally, as she was known to friends, suffered three overdoses, but her life was saved each time. She was then 11 years old.
In 2020, drug-related overdoses claimed 372 lives in the province, a disturbing increase of 87% over 2019.
B.C.'s Chief Coroner, Lisa Lapointe is worried some people are turning a blind eye to the tragedy unfolding.