It is high time for the Conservative government to start following the evidence and abandon punitive drug policies.
André Gomes is the communications coordinator for Release, the UK's national centre of expertise on drugs and drug laws. He is a published academic au... thor and writes extensively on the impact that drug policies have in various international contexts. He is also the Editor of TalkingDrugs and produces content for harm reduction organisations
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