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December 22, 2011

Evidence Based Data and the Failed Portuguese Experiment

by nampadmin

Despite claims by the pro-drug lobby regarding the “success” of drug legalization programs in Europe, the real truth is that Portugal and other countries have experienced significant societal harms from such programs. 

The Dalgarno Institute of Australia counters the recent claims of Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance of New York, that decriminalization of drugs in Portugal has resulted in the reduction in drug use, crime, and drug related illness. 

This critique includes facts and analysis from the Chairman of the Association for a Drug Free Portugal. 

Read the report : Portugal Failure

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