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Australian Joint Committee on Law Enforcement’s inquiry

Lived Experience advocate, Kevin Steet, Head of Advocacy and Media at Uniting, Alice Salomon, and Medical Director of MSIC, Marianne Jauncey, appeared on Thursday 29 of June before the Sydney public hearing of the Australian Joint Committee on Law Enforcement’s inquiry into Australia’s illicit drug problem: Challenges and opportunities for law enforcement on 29 June […]

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Kevin Street wins NADA Award

Kevin Street, member of the Fair Treatment Reference Group and drug law reform advocate, attended the Network of Alcohol and Drugs Agencies Conference on the 11-12 May. At the AOD Awards for the Non-Government Sector, Kevin received the award for Outstanding Contribution in Peer Work and Consumer Representation. This award celebrates the outstanding contribution by […]

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A Historic Win- ACT moves to Decriminalise personal possession of drugs

History was made in Australia last night as the ACT Legislative assembly voted to decriminalise the possession of a range of commonly used illicit drugs such as cocaine, heroin, amphetamines, and ecstasy. We campaigned with our allies and partners and you our incredible Fair Treatment community, to make this moment happen. Meeting with Territory and Federal politicians from all persuasions, hundreds […]

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Ice Inquiry Response

On the 21st of September, the NSW State Government released its response to the recommendations of the 2020 Special Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’ after an almost 3 year delay. […]

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MSIC Given Keys to Sydney

On the 21st of September, the NSW State Government released its response to the recommendations of the 2020 Special Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’ after an almost 3 year delay. […]

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