Lawyers Backed in Battle to End War on Drugs

5 April, 2012 | Lawyers Weekly

 Lawyers backed in battle to end war on drugsCriminal lawyers who have long been calling for an end to the criminalisation of drugs have been backed by a group of eminent Australians.

The Australia21 group, which includes Foreign Affairs Minister Bob Carr and former NSW Director of Public Prosecutions Nicholas Cowdery QC, released a report titled The Prohibition of Illicit Drugs is Killing and Criminalising our Children and We Are Letting It Happen on 3 April, calling for an end to the 40-year war on drugs. Continue reading Lawyers Backed in Battle to End War on Drugs