Stories by Amanda Holpuch

Amanda Holpuch is a reporter at Guardian US in New York.  subscribe to Amanda Holpuch's feed

Posted on: Aug 8, 2017, Source: The Guardian

In a move that harkens back to the days of illegal needle exchanges, a social service agency isn't waiting for permission to save lives.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2017, Source: The Guardian

An emergency declaration would empower the government to expand access to in-patient treatment and negotiate lower prices for overdose reversal drugs.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017, Source: The Guardian

Commission to tackle painkiller addiction is being called redundant, as Trump plays catch up with an issue that’s been a priority concern for years

Posted on: Feb 13, 2016, Source: The Guardian

The Massachusetts senator called for more research to be done on medical marijuana and prescription opioid addiction amid abuse and overdose epidemic.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Democratic presidential hopeful says Trump has taken real fears based on income inequality and ‘converted them into anger’ against Mexicans and Muslims.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Bettie Jones was in another unit after police responded to a domestic dispute call from the father of Quintonio Legrier, who was also killed by police.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Did Planned Parenthood smear videos influence Robert Lewis Dear?

Posted on: Nov 3, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Billionaires Charles and David Koch have already given at least $20 million to Super PACs backing Republican candidates.

Posted on: Aug 2, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Researcher tells Guardian Jericho seen ‘probably mating’.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Police say 59-year-old fired handgun 13 times during movie.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2015, Source: The Guardian

State lawmakers override the governor's veto.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Annual survey finds 21% of seniors were virgins, but 60% reported drinking once a week during college years.

Posted on: May 28, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Shadowy body accused of ‘McCarthyist tactics’ and ‘open racism.’

Posted on: Apr 10, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Family and friends pay tribute to the man shot dead in a North Charleston lot, a US coast guard veteran who had recently proposed to his girlfriend.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Walter Scott was shot eight times in the back by North Charleston officer Michael Slager.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Police turn backs on de Blasio at funeral of NYPD officer Rafael Ramos.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Six people have been arrested for making threats against officers.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2014, Source: The Guardian

NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the gunman's Instagram postings were “very anti-police” and were being investigated.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2014, Source: The Guardian

They are set to begin in Florida on January 6.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Same-sex marriage may quietly become the law of the land.