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Tents, gated lanes and abandoned sites: How street-based injecting shapes everyday life in our cities
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Opinion: No one should be prosecuted for personal possession of drugs
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What can Irish cities learn from the response to drug use in New Orleans?
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'We need to help people who use drugs make healthier choices, not treat them as criminals'
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'We are all coming to the same conclusion – prohibitive drug laws harm'
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It's planned the first supervised injecting facility will open in 2017. So how did we get here?
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Criminalising possession doesn't discourage use - we need real solutions
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Drugs should be a priority issue for general election candidates - here's why
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Should we stop bringing criminal charges against those possessing drugs for personal use?
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Does Sydney have the solution to Dublin's public drug-taking problem?
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Many of us will celebrate (or cope) this Christmas by using drink or drugs to excess
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Opinion: Coming out of addiction and homelessness is a major life event
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Opinion: Addiction is often boiled down to sound bites – but the truth is complex
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Opinion: For drug service reform to work, we need to be brave and innovative
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Opinion: The 'War on Drugs' has failed – let's finally implement policies that make sense
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Opinion: A new drug trade is hiding in the underbelly of the internet
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Column: Legislation changes our drugs landscape – but it isn’t a complete solution
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