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images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTNBu4ArZMuFLZIYyUnSiisOw3fEi-TMj8ylUXL6l_I4-wJhT2W&s&profile=RESIZE_710xUK drugs policy is failing and must focus more on healthcare, influential committee finds

Some drug offences should be decriminalised in an attempt to stem the rising number of related deaths, an influential cross-party group of MPs has said in a call for radical change to the UK’s drugs policy.

The approach to drugs was “clearly failing” and policies should focus on healthcare, not prosecution, a report by the health and social care committee found.


The Guardian

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