Qld government shirks drug issue in Productivity Commission response

Derek Barry
Updated January 31 2020 - 10:53am, first published 9:54am
Qld government shirks drug issue in Productivity Commission response
Qld government shirks drug issue in Productivity Commission response

The Palaszczuk Government has released its response into a 516-page report into imprisonment and recidivism and is committing to implement a series of criminal justice system reforms, but disappointingly has rejected a proposal to decriminalise marijuana.

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Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.

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