Category Archives: Law reform

INPUD’s Exec Director Talks Sense on SKY NEWS

Why oh why do the media always have to put on a drug user activist with a parent who has gone through the tragedy of a child dying? It does little to help the debate – it can be extremely … Continue reading

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International Drug Users Day 2014; How Will You Celebrate it?

International Drug User Day 2014 – Let’s hear 3 cheers for that activists activist – Theo Van Dam, the beautiful Dutchman who came up with the brilliant idea of a day in the calendar to celebrate the existence, the achievements, … Continue reading

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Missed hitting the festivals this summer? What? So you didn’t go BOOM in Portugal?  The hippest, most eco friendly (it is supposed to have a zero carbon footprint) festival in Europe? Well, lucky for us, our Adam Wallace went and … Continue reading

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Life Goes On in Russia’s Crimea

Here are the final 2 blogs in the series of 4, from Igor Kuzmenko’s personal blogs of Crimea, in particular, life for those who once lived under Ukraine law and received Opiate Substitution Treatment (OST) such as methadone only to … Continue reading

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Every Graph, Stat and Data Point You Need For Research on U.S. Mass Incarceration

Originally posted on Prison Photography:
For the last 30 years, there have been clear regional differences in states’ use of the prison, with the southern states relying on the prison the most often. (See larger.) The small, independent and incredibly…

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