Photo of Totnes Police Station in Devon who left the doors unlocked.
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Totnes man thrown in prison for not stealing a police car.

By Rich Shrubb A homeless man from Totnes is to have a warm bed, food and routines in prison thanks to the incompetence of the local plod. In the hours of December 21st, caravan dwelling Russell O'Connor, 36, went to Totnes police station…
Government response to cannabis petitions proves they are a waste of time.
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Why cannabis petitions are a waste of time!

By Chris Bovey We’ve all seen them pop up on our Facebook or Twitter feeds, yet another cannabis petition. You’ve probably signed one, I have, and will likely sign another since it only takes a few seconds. That does not mean I’m…
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago with a cannabis leaf on it.
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Trinidad and Tobago latest country to review cannabis laws.

By Chris Bovey Trinidad and Tobago is to be the latest country to knock down the dominoes of prohibition by announcing it intends to review its cannabis laws. Last year Canada followed the lead of Uruguay and a number of US states by legalising…
Jeff Ditchfield of Bud Buddies
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CPS drop charges against Bud Buddies' Jeff Ditchfield.

By Kevin John Braid The CPS has discontinued the case against Bud Buddies founder, Jeff Ditchfield. Earlier today Jeff appeared at Southwark Crown Court where the prosecutor informed him that he was not proceeding with the prosecution…
National lottery pic for Facebook
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The Great British Cannabis Postal Code Lottery.

By Richard Shrubb The postcode lottery of police attitudes to cannabis means that you’re four times more likely to be prosecuted for possession in Nottinghamshire than if the police find you with it in Surrey. Careful with that weed in…
Skunk# 1 herbal cannabis and oil tincture.
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Tories demonise skunk while they profit from selling it.

By Kevin John Braid Theresa May is on the record to say she shares “concerns over the use of skunk” and the government is “developing a new cross-party drug strategy” to combat it. The Home Office claims skunk contains more THC…
British Sugar's legal weed farm vs tiny grow in a lorry in Dorset.
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Police protect the Tory Drugs Minister's cannabis interests.

By Chris Bovey Two men have been arrested after police discovered four lorry containers full of cannabis plants in north Dorset. Police who found the plants say they were acting on intelligence. I suppose the two poor guys arrested should…
British armed police shoot dead unarmed cannabis grower, Sean Fitzgerald, in the back.
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UK cops shoot dead unarmed cannabis grower in the back.

By Richard Shrubb A 31-year-old man fatally shot by police during a botched cannabis raid in Coventry has been named as ex-soldier Sean Fitzgerald. During the First World War, a US senator famously said, “The first casualty, when war…
British Police Community Support Officers want more powers to tackle cannabis.
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Cheap and nasty policing - PCSOs demand more powers.

By Richard Shrubb Swindon police community support officers (PCSOs) are calling for more powers to bust people smoking weed in the town. Policing on the cheap would just get cheap and nasty On the 29th December Swindon, Wiltshire’s PCSOs…
Yellow Jacket protest on front of a Union Jack flag.
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Why the Yellow Vests needs the GREENest of New Deals.

By Trev Coleman The French Yellow Vest protests that have spread across the world, are all demanding pretty much the same thing. A new GREEN deal for the sake of the future of all of us. They have done something that has been brewing for…
Church with cannabis leaf.
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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…