Why CUSJ supports insite-style safe injection sites

In September 2013, CUSJ wrote a letter to support insite-style safe injection sites. We can learn from the experience of Portugal, where the twelve-year-old drug decriminalization policy has been declared a success. The drug problems there have plateaued, and in many ways they are getting better. Portugal uses drug policy for addiction assessment, disease prevention, and voluntary treatment.  Criminal charges … Read more