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Poles remember a teenager who died trying to evade the country's harsh policy on drugs. Poles take part in a silent march in memory of a teenager who apparently choked to death while trying to swallow a drug packet as narcotics officers tried to stop him, Legionowo, Poland, March 22, 2015 (AP photo by Alik Keplicz).

Poland’s Hard-Line Policy on Drugs Has Failed. What Next?

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018

Poland’s harsh policy on drugs, in place for nearly two decades, has not been effective. Now civil society groups are pushing for a new approach.

Editor’s note: This article is part of an ongoing series about national drug policies in various countries around the world. ...

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