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The recent Home Affairs Select Comittee session on drugs revealed the problematic disconnect between government policy and the official advice and evidence it receives. The controversial banning of khat, contrasted with the complete inaction towards '
Kofi Annan, former secretary general of the United Nations, and Fernando Henrique Cardoso, former president of Brazil, are members of the Global Commission on Drug Policy. (CNN) -- Each year, hundreds of thousands of people around the world die from
Yet while the images of bloodshed and violence in these countries have largely and sadly become commonplace to us all, one war the world overlooks that is still happening today is the so-called "War on Drugs," which was famously declared by former
Using seven sets of government drug surveillance data, a team of Canadian and U.S. researchers reviewed drug supply in the United States, Europe and Australia and drug production in regions such as Latin America, Afghanistan and Southeast Asia. They
Drugs are dangerous and must remain illegal to protect society the Government has insisted, after one of England's leading police officers called for Class A drugs to be decriminalised. Mike Barton, chief constable of Durham police, said that drugs
End war on drugs, says Durham police chief Mike Barton Mike Barton compared current drugs policy to the alcohol prohibition era in America Class A drugs should be decriminalised and drug addicts "treated and cared for not criminalised", according to
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I've got no doubt that the Coalition, and particular members of the Coalition such as George Brandis, would like to see what is a sensible public-health approach to the problem of illicit-drug use in the AFL turned into a huge political football."
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Of all the people who tried to summarize or categorize the public apology released Thursday by suspended Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun, Milwaukee general manager Doug Melvin probably did the best job. "Some people
The global war on drugs is fuelling a hepatitis C pandemic causing millions of needless infections, the Global Commission on Drug Policy has warned. Repressive drug law enforcement is driving high rates of infection among injecting drug users, it