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The pros and cons of prohibiting drugs

From Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology In September 2012, a group known as Australia 21 called for a rethink on the prohibition against illegal drugs. Calls of this sort do not normally excite much media interest, but this call … Continue reading

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The important links between ADHD, Heroin use and the type and extent of offending among prisoners

Predictors of offending among prisoners: the role of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and substance use From Journal of Psychopharmacology This research significantly furthers our understanding of the role of ADHD and substance use in the offending history of truly persistent offenders. … Continue reading

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