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CBD weed educes psychosis rates
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Legalise weed and reduce psychosis rates

By Richard Shrubb The Daily Mail and Guardian lost their shit over weed stories this week. If cannabis was legalised we wouldn’t see the same news. Raving headlines On the 19th the normally calm and collected Guardian ranted, a “study estimated…
Peter Hitchens author of fake news in the Daily Mail.
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Peter Hitchens Spouts Bollocks in the Daily Mail

By Trev Coleman Peter Hitchens has spouted some of his most out of date bollocks to date, with a piece that has highly racist overtones to it. In his latest hysteria filled 'opinion' piece for The Daily Fail, a news outlet that was recently…
Child slave people trafficked into the UK by ruthless criminal gangs to grow cannabis.
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Conservative Party endorses child slavery and people trafficking

By Richard Shrubb Teenage child slaves trafficked from Vietnam are being prosecuted for cannabis cultivation instead of being looked after by the state, despite the May government constantly harping on about how they are taking the ‘global…
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 coffees…
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 under…
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, Czech…
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…
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 Youth…
Flag of New Zealand with cannabis leaves.
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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, as well…