A drug and alcohol prevention advocate has called on the state to rethink how it treats juvenile offenders, saying locking...

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24th Aug. 2020 7:08 AM

A rapid increase in police strip searches, which are meant to be “a last resort”, has been criticised, with calls to change...

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08th Nov. 2019 2:11 PM

Marijuana and small amounts of recreational drugs including ice and heroin would be decriminalised under a radical plan...

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22nd Aug. 2019 4:08 AM

If this law is passed, could brothels start popping up on every block in your suburb? Or will sex workers suddenly appear...

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27th April 2019 6:04 PM

Queensland’s Productivity Commission has recommended the State Government consider decriminalising some drug offences in a...

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02nd Feb. 2019 5:02 AM

JUST one drug rehabilitation clinic is struggling to keep up with the demand after receiving more than 4000 calls for help...

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15th Oct. 2018 6:10 AM

DECRIMINALISING recreational marijuana use is no longer an off-limits topic, according to Chief Minister Michael...

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22nd May 2018 5:05 AM

They say Queensland's criminal code makes them choose between working safely and working legally every day.

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01st May 2018 10:05 AM

Teaching us to say 'no' to them is admirable, but don't fool yourselves in thinking this approach, and the laws in place...

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24th April 2017 6:04 AM

THE UN may be about to call on the governments of all countries to end the "war on drugs" and decriminalise the use and...

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20th Oct. 2015 6:10 AM