26th May 2009
There is no recession in the drugs trade.
Citywide has launched a campaign calling on the government to use the money from the Criminal Assets Bureau to fund drug services in our communities.
21st May 2009
North Inner City Drugs Task Force.
Annie Kelly Education Bursary 2009 in the Mansion House, Dawson Street
at 2pm, Thursday, 21st May 2009.
20th May 2009
Launch of Dublin 12 Local Drugs Task Force strategic plan
The Minister of State with responsibility for drugs strategy, John Curran TD, launched the Dublin 12 Local Drugs Task Force Strategic Plan 2009–2013 on 12 May 2009 at the Red Cow Moran Hotel.
18th May 2009
State will pay costs of drug funding cutbacks
THE State’s leading drug adviser said he fears gains made over the past 15 years will be lost if funding cuts were forced through.
13th May 2009
New code of practice governs retail sales of alcohol
A code of practice on the sale and display of alcohol in shops and supermarkets was launched yesterday.
12th May 2009
Young influenced by parental drinking habits - study
Alcohol consumption among young people is strongly influenced by parental drinking habits, research conducted on behalf of the Aislinn drug treatment centre has concluded.
11th May 2009
Strapped drug users turn to E as coke sales crash
A massive resurgence in the use of ecstasy among drug users who favour amphetamines has been directly linked to a significant drop-off in cocaine usage because of its expensive cost.
11th May 2009
Research needed into legal high drug
More research is needed into the effects of the stimulant drug 4-MCC, a so-called ‘legal high’ linked to hallucinations, psychosis and even death, following indications it is being used in Ireland.
8th May 2009
Government cutbacks for local drugs projects an assault on communities
There was further angry reaction yesterday to Government cutbacks for local drugs projects.
7th May 2009
The Irish Needle Exchange Forum
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