Decriminalization movement’s goals are lofty, the effects are already being felt locally

There are changes afoot at the Keizer Police Department as a result of Oregon residents passing Ballot Measure 110 (BM110), which reduces the penalties for user amounts of controlled substances.

Depending on the source, the new approach to heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, ecstasy, LSD, psilocybin and other opiates is either a matter of equity or a hair’s breadth from full legalization of all addictive substances . . .

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