Sunday, March 15, 2009

The success of drug decriminalization in Portugal

Salon Article on upcoming report on drug decriminalization in Portugal.
"Evaluating the policy strictly from an empirical perspective, decriminalization has been an unquestionable success, leading to improvements in virtually every relevant category and enabling Portugal to manage drug-related problems (and drug usage rates) far better than most Western nations that continue to treat adult drug consumption as a criminal offense." Link

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