'I am prepared to break the law', pill-testing advocate says

A TEAM of doctors is vowing to go it alone and introduce pill-testing at music festivals in the face of opposition from authorities.

Dr Alex Wodak, President of the Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation, and emergency physician Dr David Caldicott have announced plans for a privately funded trial.

"We are going to do this," Dr Wodak told Fairfax Media. "I am prepared to break the law to save young people's lives.

"It's very straight forward. We want to run a