This submission suggests that whether we are making minor changes to sentencing policy, or major changes to the legislation, we must have a robust system for...
Publications - Policy briefings
Submission to the Sentencing Advisory Council consultation on drug offences, June 2011: What we don’t know keeps hurting us
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As detailed in Transform’s paper on the securitisation of drugs, ‘...
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Drugs are a security issue because their misuse is treated as a threat to humanity - securitised, as understood by the international relations theory, in the 1960s. As a result of this securitisation...
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Transform has a number of serious concerns about the consultation process and the contents of the consultation paper itself.
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Transform is supportive of the concept of an independent expert Government advisory body on drugs and drug policy.
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Transform welcomes this consultation and its commitment to reviewing the evidence regarding the enforcement of prohibition. However, we are concerned that the...
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The UK Government should lead the world by carrying out an Impact Assessment (IA) of domestic drugs prohibition, starting with the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971...
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Numerous reports have shown that the criminalisation of drugs including cocaine largely creates the ‘drug problem’, yet there is collective denial in...
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Submission to the Department of Health, ‘Safe, Sensible, Social – Consultation on further action’, October 2008
Transform raise a number of discussion points.
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Submission to the Department of Health Consultation on the future of tobacco control, September 2008
Transform welcomes this consultation as timely, thorough and thoughtful, and hopes that it will allow us to build on the recent achievements made in tobacco...
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