International approaches to drug law reform: research
Source: Justice Directorate, Scottish Government
March 5, 2021
This paper reviews the international evidence on approaches to drug law reform, focussing on seven case studies from five jurisdictions.
This paper reviews the international evidence on approaches to drug law reform, focussing on case studies from Australia, Canada, Denmark, Portugal and The Netherlands. It seeks to support the ongoing development of innovative approaches to reducing drug harms, by identifying the impact of interventions abroad and situating them within their legal context.