Drug Reform - Webinar
This will be a live webinar, using the platform zoom.
Registrations Open: 22nd Sep 23 9:00 AM
Registrations Close: 13th Dec 23 1:00 PM
Places Available: 25
Legalisation through a social development lens
The ALA Criminal Justice Special Interest Group (‘SIG’) is proud to present a Webinar Event on drug reform; harm minimisation through public health policies that are intentional, and data driven. The event will be chaired by ALA Criminal Justice SIG Chair and Chair of the Tasmanian Prisoners Legal Service, Greg Barns SC.
Wednesday 13 December 2023
Time displayed in AEDT (Melbourne, Sydney time)
Reframing the ‘War on drugs’ and community cultural shifts
The discriminatory impact of prohibition
The future of cannabis and steps towards legalisation in Australia
Social justice through drug law reform
Claim up to 1 CPD point.
Greg Barns SC, ALA Criminal Justice SIG Chair
Dr Alex Wodak AM, physician & former director, Alcohol & Drug Service, St Vincent's Hospital
Prof Emeritus Geoff Gallop AC, former member of the WA Legislative Assembly & former WA Premier
Nerita Waight, CEO, Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service
Dr Will Tregoning, CEO, Unharm
Ms Susan Higginson MLC, Greens NSW
We will be using the interactive and easy-to-use platform, Zoom, which works with any computer with Internet access or via the Zoom app which can be found on all app store providers.
Start time is 4:00pm AEDT ( Sydney, Melbourne time)
Including GST (1.5% surcharge applies for credit card payments)