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Category Archives: Legal

BC Doctor Against Bill S-10

British Columbia, Canada, Bill S-10 Proposes Mandatory Minimum Penalties for Drug Crime A local doctor is among a long list of health professionals across the country against a proposed bill which would impose mandatory minimum sentences for drug-related crimes. “Criminalizing people who aren’t criminals isn’t a good idea,” said Dr. Andy Edelson, who signed a…

GEO Group Private Correctional Centers

Private Corporations Operating Prisons In the USA, there are over 2,000,000 people in prison; 60% are there for drug and drug related crime. Should Non-Violent Drug Users Be Locked Up with Other Criminals? In the USA, there are over two million people incarcerated in prison. Approximately 60% are there for drug crimes. Many times over…

Private Prisons in America

Government Outsourcing Prisons In the USA there are a number of private corporations that operate prisons in many different states. One of the largest and oldest is Corrections Corporation of America. With more then 60% of inmates in the USA incarcerated for drug offenses, this is highly relevant to treatment centers which are better equipped…

Mexico Drug War

America is to blame for Mexico’s drug war – A Debate from N7Films on Vimeo. Is America Responsible for Mexico’s Drug War? Nearly 10,000 people in Mexico have died in drug-related violence since January 2007. Who or what is to blame? Some say it is America’s insatiable consumer demand for illicit drugs and the constant…

Drug Rehab China

< !CDATA[With over 500,000There are 500,000 people in compulsory drug detention centers on any given day in China according to the [Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) people in compulsory drug detention centers in China on any given day, China is experiencing a massive drug problem and is grappling with how to deal with...