Addiction as a Health Concern or a Crime?

  • Should addicts be punished for nonviolent drug offences?
  • Should addicts’ nonviolent crimes be viewed as a part of their addiction, and therefore something that shouldn’t be punished, but treated more as a Health Concern?
  • Any crime is a crime.
  • Isn’t doing drugs a crime?
  • Close the resolution

0 voters

Week 1 result:

  • Should addicts be punished for nonviolent drug offences?: 0 people
  • Should addicts’ nonviolent crimes be viewed as a part of their addiction, and therefore something that shouldn’t be punished, but treated more as a Health Concern?: 1 person
  • Any crime is a crime.: 2 people
  • Isn’t doing drugs a crime?: 1 person
  • Close the resolution: 0 people

Week 2 result:

  • Should addicts be punished for nonviolent drug offences?: 1 person
  • Should addicts’ nonviolent crimes be viewed as a part of their addiction, and therefore something that shouldn’t be punished, but treated more as a Health Concern?: 2 people
  • Any crime is a crime.: 5 people
  • Isn’t doing drugs a crime?: 2 people
  • Close the resolution: 0 people

Week 3 result:

  • Should addicts be punished for nonviolent drug offences?: 1 person
  • Should addicts’ nonviolent crimes be viewed as a part of their addiction, and therefore something that shouldn’t be punished, but treated more as a Health Concern?: 2 people
  • Any crime is a crime.: 5 people
  • Isn’t doing drugs a crime?: 2 people
  • Close the resolution: 0 people