• Corpus ID: 79445972

LEGISLATIVE COMMENT CHOOSING LIFE: THE DRUG SUMMIT AND BEYOND

@inproceedings{Shaw2001LEGISLATIVECC,
  title={LEGISLATIVE COMMENT CHOOSING LIFE: THE DRUG SUMMIT AND BEYOND},
  author={J. W. Shaw and Jeff Smith},
  year={2001}
}
∗∗∗ Whilst not condoning drug trafficking or use of illicit drugs, we believe that there are those drug users who must be given every possible chance to help them recover and rehabilitate. After careful consideration of the issue, the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity believes that ‘compassion and respect for the dignity of human persons compels us to move beyond deliberation to positive action which redresses this most significant health and social issue for our nation. Consistent with St…