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How COVID has changed the landscape for proposed drug law reform in the ACT

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By Peter Brewer
October 9 2021 - 6:30pm
With the ACT's heath care networks facing massive additional COVID-wrought strain, Labor MLA Michael Pettersson's drug law reform bill appears certain to be parked. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

It was a visit to a medically supervised injecting clinic in Kings Cross early this year that reaffirmed Labor backbencher Michael Pettersson's view about the need for legislators to address the despair and misery associated with illicit drug use.

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Peter Brewer

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Telling the truth and holding agencies accountable must matter to us all. It's also important to tell the story well, and factually. Contact me at peter.brewer@canberratimes.com.au

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