Archive for April, 2010

Drugs Advisory Council: wholly owned subsidiary of the Home Office

April 5, 2010

Evan Harris calls for inquiry into five breaches of Government’s own code of practice within five days of publishing them.

While I respect the evidence-based conclusions of the ACMD regarding the dangers of Mephedrone, I remain extremely concerned at the way in which the Government – and the Home Office in particular – has acted in its treatment of the ACMD’s advice. Please see my letter to the Science Minister, Lord Drayson, copied below.