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Minor police cannabis raids.

UK police boasts on Facebook about minor weed busts backfire

By Chris Bovey In the modern world, social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter have become a vital means of communications for businesses, campaign groups, government institutions, etc., Most police forces in the UK have a Facebook…
Theresa May scrapes the mould off jam and eats the rest
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Theresa May preserves mouldy no deal Brexit jam

By Chris Bovey It’s six weeks left until a potential ‘no deal’ Brexit, so our politicians and political commentators are speculating on some of the most important issues of the day, such as: "how long does Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn…
Game of Thrones and Dorne.
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Dorne votes to leave Westeros in historic vote

By Chris Bovey Dorne has voted to leave the Seven Kingdoms by 52% to 48%. Leave won the majority of votes in Dorne in an historic referendum. The astonishing referendum vote in favour of leaving Westeros raises questions over futures…
Dutch cannabis coffee shop sign.

Dutch cannabis experiment without progress

By Chris Bovey The Dutch government voted in favour of starting trials with a regulated supply chain for the coffeeshops. Cannabis, while technically not legal in The Netherlands, its sale has been tolerated since the 1970s in licensed…
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…
Cannabis buds and the EU flag.
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EU is laying the groundwork for legalising medicinal cannabis

By Chris Bovey As prohibition fails throughout the world the European Union is laying the groundwork for legalising medicinal cannabis. A number of EU countries including Portugal, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Croatia,…
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago with a cannabis leaf on it.

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…
British Sugar's legal weed farm vs tiny grow in a lorry in Dorset.

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…
Elephant in the room: Brexit is a shit idea!

People who still support Brexit are morons!

A foul-mouthed tirade pointing out the elephant in the room that ill-informed morons who still support Brexit are as thick as fuck. Someone has to say it!
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…
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…
Man holding cannabis leaf with caption "legalize'.

Study finds pot smoking in teens falls following legalisation

By Chris Bovey Contrary to predictions, cannabis usage in Washington State has fallen since they legalised for adults according to a study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association. Data from the Washington Healthy…