Former Australian Federal Police Commissioner has come out in help of tablet testing

As doublesdownonherstanceagainstillicitdrugsandmusicfestivals,formerAFPcommissioner,MickPalmerhasmadehisstanceforharmminimisationheard. PalmerhascomeoutfiringatthegovernmentandPremierinparticularsaying“Mymindbogglesatthethoughtthatagovernmentisnotevenpreparedtostartatrialpilltesting.Clearlysheandotherstatepremiersopposingtheideadonothavethecouragetosaywhatwe’vegotnowisnotworking.” He’sjoineddruglawreformcampaignerMattNfstostartadrugharmminimisationinitiativecalled‘TakeControl’whichwilllooktobeanationalcampaignfocussingonideasthatreduceandminimiseharm,suchaspilltestingatfestivals. Theplanwillalsolooktoendcriminalchargesforminorpossessiondrugs,increasingthenumbertreatmentcentresandmakingbettercontactservicesforyouthindisadvantagedareas. Theseideasallseemprettygoodtous,socheckoutmoreaboutandtelluswhatyouthink.Isthisabetterwaytoapproachtheissue? Via:]