The homeless death of Kane Walker: how we let down the kid from care

Kane Walker 1987-2019: How did a childhood spent in the care system lead to the young man everybody loved dying under an overpass – and could a new law help? “We’re here today because someone has touched your life,” says the priest. “You can say Kane’s life is a tragic story and he’s a lost soul. Perhaps you’re right. But the measure of a life is how many other lives…

October 31, 2019
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Mexican Court Approves Recreational Cocaine Use

August 23, 2019

Pixabay/PA Images A Mexican court has granted two people the right to use cocaine recreationally in the first ruling of its kind.  Mexico United Against Crime (MUCD), a non-governmental organisation which seeks to end the country’s war on drugs, filed legal papers in the case as part of its strategy to change the country’s drug policy. The court said it would not allow the claimants to sell cocaine but they…

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Cocaine can ROT your skin and genitals – as drug is cut with dangerous cattle de-wormer, experts warn

July 6, 2019

COCAINE users are being warned their skin and genitals could ROT away because the drug is being laced with dangerous cattle de-wormer. Around two thirds of the Class A drug smuggled into Britain is cut with levamisole, which is fed to cows and horses. This woman, who had been taking cocaine laced with de-wormer levamisole, noticed the skin on her face was starting to rotBMJ CASE REPORTS The news comes…

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