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2011-09-06 20:58:13

The scientific and political worlds were transfixed in late 2009 when UK drugs advisor Dr. David Nutt was sacked by Home Secretary Alan Johnson for his controversial views on the harmfulness of different drugs and the lack of evidence behind current drug policy, views first publicized in a Lancet report in 2007.

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2010-01-27 06:30:00

According to an international group of drug policy experts, laws against cannabis have failed to stop the use of the substance around the globe and have led to policies that are intrusive, socially divisive and expensive.


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