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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…
Photo of homeless drug users in Weymouth, Dorset.
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Drug abuse rampant in Weymouth. What can we do? 

By Richard Shrubb Hard drug use in the seaside town of Weymouth in Dorset is at epidemic levels. Thanks to our asinine drug laws, there is no radical, liberal approach to dealing with it. At a community meeting on Tuesday entitled The…
The Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) (Cannabis and License Fees) (England, Wales and Scotland) Regulations 2018.
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New guidelines for medical cannabis not much to celebrate

By Jo Martin I read with increased incredulity the new government guidelines for medical cannabis in the UK which will commence 1st November 2018. I thought to myself, yay for regulation which currently appears to put further obstacles in…
Medical Cannabis Tilray UK
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Cannabis links to the Conservative Party

By Jeff Ditchfield Any sensible person has to admit that the 'War on Drugs' is, in reality, a war on people and as any student of history knows, the first victim in any war is the "truth".  I feel I have to address this week's Sunday Mail…
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British paedo cop spared prison by Judge Paul Lawton

By Chris Bovey A paedophile trainee cop found with over 500 pictures of child sexual abuse of the worst kind has been spared gaol, after Judge Paul Lawton said it would be a drain of resources. Only recently, Feed The Birds, reported…
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Nonces walk free while medical cannabis users caged

By Richard Shrubb In this topsy-turvy world, we see a lot of bonkers court rulings that seem to be politically motivated rather than based on real harm. It now appears that you will walk free if you possess images of children being sexually…
Fred West prison cell holiday advert.
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Here’s a real nightmare for Police Commissioners!

By Richard Shrubb Cash-strapped West Midlands Police have been slammed for advertising a Halloween night’s stay in their Steelhouse Lane cells in Birmingham for £75 a night. To a skint bobby that may seem a lot of money for a night’s…
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France claims south-west peninsula of Devon and Cornwall.

By Chris Bovey Devon and Cornwall are set to become an increasing point of contention between London and Brussels during Brexit negotiations as demands grow from the French to take back the southwestern peninsula after geologists discovered…
Cannabis factory police bust UK
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The War on Drugs has failed - yet the Chief Drug Dealer continues to prosecute?

By Richard Shrubb There’s a saying that the definition of insanity is to do the same thing time and again and to expect different results. The War on Drugs has been going on since alcohol was legalised in the US, and all it really does…
Drax Power Station in Yorkshire
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Hemp, an energy crop four times as productive as trees per acre

By Trev Coleman There are times, when the stars align, fate intersects and blatantly obvious answers reveal themselves in a blinding flash of inspiration that sets the universe right. Then, there are times when all of that happens and…
Photo of a doctor with cannabis.
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Rescheduling weed puts more money in the pockets of the May family

By Richard Shrubb This week’s news that cannabis should be rescheduled to Schedule 2 of the Misuse of Drugs Act may have cheered a few people who didn’t quite understand what’s going on. One place that the Krug corks are popping will…
Alfie Dingley outside No 10 Downing Street.
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The Tories are NOT legalising cannabis

By Chris Bovey There has been a lot of media coverage in recent weeks about medicinal cannabis, in particular, focussing on two young boys who have a rare form of epilepsy, which only a cannabis-based medicine can treat and prevent seizures.…