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Drugs debate urged by MPs

David Cameron will today be urged by MPs to start a wide-ranging public debate on drug policy - including the possibility of legalisation.

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UK 'stuck in pointless war on drugs'

The UK war on drugs is not working, experts have said Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

The UK is "stuck in a pointless war on drugs", the Guardian reports.

"It's not working and it costs us heavily, in human terms – with people addicted, incarcerated and burgled – and in financial terms", the newspaper have said.

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