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Lib Dems pledge to end jail terms for drugs possession

Nick Clegg has said the Liberal Democrat manifesto will include a commitment to end imprisonment for possession of drugs for personal use.

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Mother 'wishes' drug addict son went to prison

A mother whose heroin-addicted son committed suicide told Good Morning Britain a bit of her "wishes" he had gone to prison.

Elizabeth Burton-Phillips, who has written a book about her experience and set up charity DrugFAM, spoke out against Nick Clegg's Lib Dem manifesto pledge, announced today, to abolish prison sentences for drug possession.

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