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ALEX WODAK. Drug policy and why Victoria deserves better from Premier Daniel Andrews. Part 3 of 3.

Bad drug policy has been good politics for several decades. We can thank US President Richard Nixon for this discovery.  

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ALEX WODAK. How can making drugs easier to access save lives? 10 FAQs about drug law reform. Part 2 of 3.

Police, prison officers and politicians are standing side-by-side with drug users to call for law reform. They say the current practice of jailing people for personal use and possession instead of focusing on their health and safety leads to unacceptable … Continue reading

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PAUL BARRATT. Growing momentum for drug law reform. Part 1 of 3.

The war on drugs has failed. There was a buzz across Australia in March 2017, when former premiers, police chiefs, prison officers and lawyers stood side-by-side with drug users and their families, to throw down the gauntlet on drug law … Continue reading

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