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Decriminalisation and supervised drug consumption: call for leadership in Tasmania on drug reform

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
Updated March 3 2020 - 11:17pm, first published 11:15pm
Police display a large amount of crystal methamphetamine, cannabis and ecstasy following a raid on a hotel in central Launceston. Picture: Scott Gelston

A leading Tasmanian drug reform advocate is urging the state government to show "courageous leadership" after another report recommended decriminalising drug use and possessions, and introducing pill testing.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010