Tag: misuse of drugs act

2010 drugs strategy – forcing people to live a drug free life (but not alcohol)

This week saw the introduction of the 2010 drugs strategy; anyone hoping for a significant change of direction from the prohibition regime will be disappointed but not surprised.

Freedom of information appeal on drugs classification – almost 40 pages of black censor pen.

Now the election is out of the way and Charles Clarke is no longer an MP, we have a tiny little bit of the drugs classification report released under the FOI ruling but the vast majority remains, to use the strange term for censorship, “redacted” by the big black pen pending the outcome of the appeal.

Freedom of Information ruling on drug classification proposals

Some more details about the Information Commissioner’s ruling regarding the review of the classification system of the Misuse of Drugs Act has been provided by the Drug Equality Alliance.