Not That High: The Canex Podcast

Not That High: Audio Articles - The Damning Legacy of the UK’s Misuse of Drugs Act (1971): 50 Years On

May 27, 2021 Canex Season 1 Episode 10
Not That High: The Canex Podcast
Not That High: Audio Articles - The Damning Legacy of the UK’s Misuse of Drugs Act (1971): 50 Years On
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Not That High: The Canex Podcast
Not That High: Audio Articles - The Damning Legacy of the UK’s Misuse of Drugs Act (1971): 50 Years On
May 27, 2021 Season 1 Episode 10
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Today, we mark the 50th anniversary of the UK’s Misuse of Drugs Act (1971) which, for half a century, has been used as a failed deterrent to drug use with serious implications on the country’s citizens. As we reluctantly welcome this significant milestone, Canex is taking a look at the legacy of this failed legislation and attempting to amplify increasing calls for reform.

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Today, we mark the 50th anniversary of the UK’s Misuse of Drugs Act (1971) which, for half a century, has been used as a failed deterrent to drug use with serious implications on the country’s citizens. As we reluctantly welcome this significant milestone, Canex is taking a look at the legacy of this failed legislation and attempting to amplify increasing calls for reform.