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29 August 2016
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Addiction and Codependency
Ex-Undercover Cop Describes His Saddest Moment Trying To Enforce The War On Drugs
After 14 Years Undercover, Ex-Cop Reveals He Only Made Drug Gangs 'Nastier And Nastier'
Parenting Lessons Learned From an Unconventional Upbringing
Ultimately though, despite some truly turbulent events in my formative years, there was always one constant in my life, and that was the...
Ellie's Story: An Avoidable Death. Why We Need To Treat Addiction And Mental Illness Together
This is Ellie's story which I hope highlights the need for changes in the way we help people who are using alcohol or other drugs and who...
Cocaine And Ecstasy Have Became More Popular With This Group Of Households
Cocaine and ecstasy use has soared among in wealthier households while their use at poorer households has fallen or remained the same,...
Drug Policy Is Crucial to Prison Reform
Over the upcoming weeks and months VolteFace are travelling around the country and working with the people at the core of these good practices...
Prostitution: Changing the Law Is Vital But Not Enough
Katharine Sacks Jones
Women involved in prostitution cannot wait for support until after a final report is published. The Government must take urgent action...
T In The Park Fans Urged To 'Dump' Their Drugs After Unexplained Deaths
T in the Park revellers have been urged to dump their drugs in special amnesty bins set up at the site. Bosses at the music festival...
A Genius Has Left the Building
At the age of 51, Kieren Fallon has retired from race riding and closed an umpteenth chapter in his remarkable life.
British Drugs Mule Smuggled £1.5 Million In Cocaine 'To Boast About It In Ibiza'
Drugs mule Melissa Reid was caught smuggling £1.5 million of cocaine out of Peru after wanting a story to boast about to friends...
Between a Rock and Hard Place: Where Can Vulnerable Women Turn for Help?
Katharine Sacks Jones
Last week a report into domestic abuse services highlighted a story seldom told, the very high level of need amongst women fleeing violence...
End AIDS by 2030? Not Without Harm Reduction
Next month the General Assembly has another opportunity to right this wrong when they meet to specifically address the global response...
Young Britons Are Helping Fuel The Comeback Of A More Dangerous Ecstasy
The "sophisticated" marketing of ecstasy is behind a rapid rise in its use by young Europeans, a report has found. Tactics such as...
A Blanket Ban Suggests There Is a Simple Answer to Legal Highs - The Truth Is Much Hazier
A blanket ban in itself is perhaps not a bad thing. But placing the burden wholly on the police to eradicate NPS use is unlikely to yield...
Why Pointing a Finger at Countries With the Death Penalty for Drugs Is Not Enough
We are commonly told by political leaders that punitive drug laws are needed to 'send a message'. Perhaps, then, the most powerful way...
'Rockstar' Ecstasy Leaves Teen Fighting For His Life, As Police Renew Warning
Manchester police have renewed their warning about taking ecstasy as a 16-year-old boy fights for his life in hospital after taking it. Police...
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