...and an­other thing

NT News - - OPINION -

You’ll get a big­ger fine for for­get­ting to pay your car rego than you will for many drug of­fences.

Surely that’s doesn’t re­flect what most Ter­ri­to­ri­ans want from their jus­tice sys­tem. Ev­ery day we see the truly sad things drugs can to peo­ple’s lives.

If fines work as a pun­ish­ment, then the fines for drugs need to have a zero or two added to the end. If they don’t work, then it’s high time to go back to the draw­ing board.

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