Federal drug decriminalization model unveiled by top reform group

8/10/20–The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) recently unveiled a framework to federally decriminalize all illicit drugs that they hope will be embraced by Congress. This leading drug policy reform group said ending the drug war will help address racial disparities in the criminal justice system and promote public health. The proposal is being rolled out ahead of the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Controlled Substances Act, the legislative basis of today’s federal drug criminalization. Read