A Series of Videos on Drug Laws and Prisons in Latin America
The human toll of unjust drug policies often goes unseen and unacknowledged; often buried in statistics and official reports. That is why the Transnational Institute (TNI) and the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) decided to give these faceless statistics a human face. A series of videos feature people who have spent years in prison enduring harsh sentences that are disproportionate to the crimes they committed.READ MORE...
A country by country overview of drug laws and trends in legislation in Latin America. Designed for press, this document summarizes countries’ stands on possession of drugs for personal consumption and explains key drug law reforms underway.