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When evidence and politics collide: The David Nutt affair

Monday, 14 September 2015,  2.00 pm to 4.00 pm, Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, London SW8 1GB

David Nutt is one of the speakers at this roundtable which will look at the lessons learned from the 2009 clash between him, the government drugs advisor at the time, and the Home Secretary, Alan Johnson, over the role of evidence in drugs policy.

Register today (The event is free. Donations towards costs welcome)

What shapes trends in crime?

Friday, 18 September, 12.00 pm to 2.30 pm, Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, London SW8 1GB

Drawing on new research, this event will discuss why crime rose so much during the 1980s and the implications for current policy.

Places are strictly limited for this invitation-only event. If you would like to receive an invitation please email to request a place.


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