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ILLEGAL DRUGS ARE BAD FOR YOU! IF YOU ARE OFFERED ANY OF THESE DRUGS, ALWAYS SAY NO!

Drugs are bad for your health because:
• people who take them can develop mental health issues
• they can cause panic attacks
• drugs are addictive, so more and more are needed for the same effect
• it costs more and some people end up stealing to pay for drugs

CLASS A: 

  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Heroin / Opium
  • LSD
  • Magic Mushrooms (fresh and prepared)
  • Methadone
  • PMA
  • Speed / Amphetamines (for injection)

The maximum punishment is:
Possession: Up to 7 years in prison
Distribution: life in prison and / or an unlimited fine

CLASS B:

  • Cannabis
  • Speed/Amphetamines
  • Barbiturates (without prescription)

The maximum punishment is:
Possession: 5 years in prison and an unlimited fine
Distribution: 14 years in prison and an unlimited fine

CLASS C:

  • Anabolic Steroids
  • Tranquilisers
  • Ketamine
  • GHB

The maximum punishment is:
Possession: up to 2 years in prison and an unlimited fine
Distribution: 14 years in prison and an unlimited fine

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