Quoted from the site-
- "A mandatory cautioning scheme for all personal possession and use offences that
come to the attention of the police, removing minor drug offenders from the
criminal justice system and providing greater opportunities for those in need of
treatment to access it.
- A full scale review of the current drug classification system which is used to
determine restrictiveness of controls and severity of penalties, addressing
existing inconsistencies and focusing solely on assessing a drug’s risk of
harm, including social harm"Now watch most of the politicians run for cover when it comes to application
of this useful and thoughtful report. The present party could not get this past
the dinosaurs although I suspect the Attorney General, who is conservative
but has a rigorous and legally acute approach to his job, would be a
Predictably the Police Association have objected, completely failing to understand what the report is about. They can be relied to go through the usual pose of throwing hands in the air with faux horror at anything vaguely liberal in sentiment. I expect if you asked Federated Farmers they would adopt the same pose.