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Act Now! Decriminalizing Drugs in Vancouver

Act Now! Decriminalizing Drugs in Vancouver

Technical brief with 1 main recommendation:that non-federal orders of government implement decriminalization locally, by applying to the federal government for an exemption against the offense of simple possession. Though Vancouver is the focus, this recommendation is available to all jurisdictions.

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Pivot Legal Society
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last reviewed
September 2020 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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reports & documents
decriminalization, drug policy, drug policy reform, Harm Reduction, drug law reform, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act