Complete overhaul of drug laws

View the latest research and papers in psychopharmacology  and (re)classify drugs acccordingly. Also, take on board all the experts have to say on the matter. Afterall, they are the experts with (depending on the source) no hidden agendas, bias or vested interest.

Why is this idea important?

View the latest research and papers in psychopharmacology  and (re)classify drugs acccordingly. Also, take on board all the experts have to say on the matter. Afterall, they are the experts with (depending on the source) no hidden agendas, bias or vested interest.

Medicalise – Not Criminalise – Drug Addiction

The Swiss and Dutch, are successfully treating drug addicts, including those hooked on hard drugs such as heroin as a primarily medical, rather than criminal problem.

There are several benefits to this policy including the fact that it frees up police time and removes the glamour from drug addiction, discouraging people from starting. 

The police are free to pursue dealers, burglars and other criminals, but not those possessing personal quantities and 'getting high on their own supply' in the privacy of their own home.

Why is this idea important?

The Swiss and Dutch, are successfully treating drug addicts, including those hooked on hard drugs such as heroin as a primarily medical, rather than criminal problem.

There are several benefits to this policy including the fact that it frees up police time and removes the glamour from drug addiction, discouraging people from starting. 

The police are free to pursue dealers, burglars and other criminals, but not those possessing personal quantities and 'getting high on their own supply' in the privacy of their own home.