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Canadian Catholic bishops call recreational pot use ‘sinful’.

By Chris Bovey Catholic Bishops of Yukon and British Columbia penned an open letter warning that while cannabis may now be legal in Canada, using it recreationally remains sinful. The letter, posted online last month, was signed by the…
People celebrate legalising weed in Canada.
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2018: A year of weed in review

By Chris Bovey 2018 was an interesting year for cannabis law reform, especially in the USA where it is gradually the land of red white and green. Things got off to a good start on the 1st January 2018, when California legalised the sale of…
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New Zealand government confirms cannabis referendum.

By Chris Bovey The Justice Minister of New Zealand, Andrew Little, has confirmed his country will be holding a referendum on recreational cannabis use in 2020 and the result will be binding. He indicated the question to be asked still…
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New Zealand government relaxes medical cannabis laws.

By Chris Bovey New Zealand has just passed a law that will relax marijuana laws in their country by allowing terminally ill patients to use the drug. They now follow a number of US states, Canada, Latin America and European countries,…
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Lib Dem bid to legalise cannabis in the UK blocked by Tories.

By Chris Bovey. Former Liberal Democrat Health Minister called on MPs to legalise cannabis in the UK, however, his attempts were thwarted by Tory MPs. MPs voted 66 to 52 against his Ten-Minute Rule Bill, which proposed to legalise the…
Adam Henson meets Chris Corby at British Sugar's cannabis farm.
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Countryfile talks stoned shit over British Sugar weed grow

By Richard Shrub The BBC was at its full lies and bullshit mode again with a government licensed weed grow this weekend. As we will see here, the British Bullshit Corporation was spinning a convenient yarn to support current government propaganda…
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THTC children's Feed The Birds t-shirts and Xmas party.

By Ashwin Bolar Feed The Birds is pleased to announce that THTC  t-shirts are now available in children’s sizes. Last year Feed The Birds in collaboration with the UK’s most respected ethical clothing THTC launched its own t-shirt…
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Banned by Facebook for anti-Brexit meme.

By Chris Bovey Once in a while, a message appears asking me to relog into Facebook, which tells me I am blocked from using their services for 30 days. The first few times you get a Facebook ban, it starts at 24 hours, then 3 days, then…
Photo of cannabis leaf on top of a maple leaf.
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Weed shortages in Canada after legalisation.

By Chris Bovey Last month, Canada became the second country in the world to officially legalise cannabis and the first G7 nation to do so, although it is legal in 11 US states, as well as being decriminalised in many countries.  The new…
Canadian flag with cannabis leaf.
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Canada doesn’t collapse after legalising weed.

By Chris Bovey Prohibitionist politicians throughout the world are dumbfounded after Canada became the first G7 country to legalise cannabis without civilisation coming to an end. On Thursday 18th June, the Liberal Government of Justin…
Green Pride Brighton 2018
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Sunny Green Pride in Brighton attracts largest crowds ever

By Chris Bovey Brighton’s annual Green Pride Protestival attracted the largest number of people since the event’s conception five years ago. Roughly five-thousand people turned up to Preston Park to protest against the UK’s draconian…
People clearing up after Green Pride 2017.
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Brighton Green Pride Cannabis Protestival

By Chris Bovey GREEN PRIDE - the annual cannabis protestival held in Brighton is preparing for its fifth and biggest event since its inception. Last year, the event attracted over 3,500 people openly breaking the law by consuming cannabis…