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Time we shook off meth's criminal stigma

21 Jun 2016 at 04:30

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Last year, more than a billion ya ba tablets were seized. Authorities burn seized drugs each year after they are no longer needed as evidence in court cases. (File photo by Chanat Katanyu)

The Justice Ministry's proposal to remove methamphetamines, or ya ba, from the illicit dangerous drug list is a bold attempt to tackle chronic drug problems in society.

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