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The Big Question: drugs reform

How should we fix our drugs policy?

By Prospect Team  

Drug policy in the UK is heavily based on decades-old legislation. © Laura K

Each week, we ask experts, and our readers, to come up with answers to the questions dominating the headlines.

This week, parliament’s notorious inertia on drug policy reform showed some signs of lifting. On Thursday, a Home Office report found no conclusive evidence of a link between criminalising drugs and discouraging their use. On the same day, the Commons voted for a…

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