Opinion

What the new ACT decriminalisation means: its up to the police for it to work

By Bill Bush
October 27 2023 - 5:30am

The ACT decriminalisation legislation that will come into effect on Saturday evening will neither live up to the hopes of its proponents who have been very encouraged by the voiced commitments of the government to harm reduction, giving primacy to health and wellbeing or the dire predictions of its opponents.

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