Drug Law Reform

Swimming With the Tide: The Growing Momentum for Drug Policy Reform

Ann Fordham | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Politics
Ann Fordham

It has been an eventful few months for those of us pushing for an about-turn in the way drugs have been dealt with in society. Drugs have always been a hotly debated topic - but what makes these recent developments exciting is that finally there seems to be a shift in the political rhetoric at some of the highest levels.

Why Legalisation of Drugs Won't Work

Mandy Saligari | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Politics
Mandy Saligari

Please do not be so naive as to believe that in decriminalising certain drugs you will be able to regulate them. All it will do is endorse the market place and generate growth in the drug industry, creating opportunity for low cost and black market goods, synthetic evolutions and copies.

'Operation Audacious' Shows We Need to Count the Costs of Drug Law Enforcement

Damon Barrett | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Politics
Damon Barrett

Yesterday, hundreds of police officers carried out dawn drugs raids, serving one hundred warrants in three districts in Manchester, and addresses in Bolton, Stockport and Salford.