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6/11/15 EU Commission Response to the House of Lords EU Commission Report: A new EU Alcohol Strategy?


21/10/15 European Council 'Sufficient grounds for controlling two new psychoactive substances'. Full report available here


2/10/15 The drug situation in Europe:an overview of data available in illicit drugs and new psychoactive substances from European monitoring in 2015. 


1/10/15 Opinion of Advocate General on Minimum Unit Pricing


3/7/15 Drug consumption rooms

A report from the EMCDDA says both the users and the communities benefit. Full article here


30/7/15 Alcohol laws have a preventative effect on young men

A new Swiss study reveals the more legal measures enforced in a canton, the less young men drink excessively.