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Now We Know: Decriminalization DOES Cut Drug Use [VIDEO] | Care2 Causes

Now We Know: Decriminalization DOES Cut Drug Use [VIDEO] | Care2 Causes

Ten years ago, Portugal took the unprecedented step of decriminalizing all drugs . One decade after this much derided experiment, drug abuse is down by half . Street drug related deaths from overdoses and the rate of HIV cases have crashed. Instead of jail, the ‘evidence based’ policy dictates drug treatment for users. Treatment funding came from money saved on enforcement. Drug use has dropped so much that, proportionally, more Americans have used cocaine than Portuguese have used marijuana. John Stossel spoke to a chief police inspector in Lisbon who was very dubious about decriminalization at first. But now he’s a convert. He told Stossel, “the level of conflicts on the street are reduced … drug related robberies are reduced … and now police are not the enemies of the consumers.” Businessman Richard Branson, part of the Global Commission on Drug policy, recently argued ...

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