Justice ministry special secretary for correctional policy Marinos Skandamis on Friday addressed a one-day conference entitled “Addiction and Incarceration: Thought and Action”, hosted at the auditorium of the University Research Institute on Mental Health in Athens.
The speaker referred to the main axes of a draft law on drug-related crimes, focusing on the policy according to which drug users are treated as patients inside and outside correctional facilities.
A public debate on the draft law will be completed on Sept. 25.