Nick Clegg and David Cameron clash over drug law reforms

Deputy prime minister says politicians know 'war on drugs' is failing and prime minister must show courage over issue
The Guardian (UK)
Friday, December 14, 2012

nick-cleggDivisions between David Cameron and Nick Clegg over Britain's "war on drugs" emerged on Friday after the Liberal Democrat leader said that current policy was not working and accused politicians of "a conspiracy of silence". He said Cameron should have the courage to look at issues such as decriminalisation or legalisation of drugs. (See also: Nick Clegg calls for royal commission on drugs reform)