Could Fr Peter McVerry be the new Minister with responsibility for Drug policy?

young drug addict manCould Fr Peter McVerry be the new Minister with responsibility for Drug policy?

Highly unlikely, but his CV would suggest otherwise. Peter has worked with people dependent on drugs since the 1970's. In the early years he would have seen abuse of Cannabis and LSE, from the late 80’s intravenous drugs such as heroin and more recently poly (multiple) drug use.

The voluntary organisation that bears his name, and which he is a Director of, works daily with people who are dependent on drugs.

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