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General Election Aftermath - Have The Lights Gone Out All Over The Country?

They may not want to even consider the idea of drug law reform in any way shape or form but we know there is a real world outside

Drugs Policy Goes To Police Minister

Penning is on record as a hardliner on drugs policy.

The UK Drugs Stategy Is In Limbo

Who is to be the new drugs minister? No word yet from David Cameron.

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Germany cannabis legalization push revives debate over drug policy

Germany cannabis legalization push revives debate over drug policy (Washington Times)

Currently, Germany has partial decriminalization of marijuana that varies from state to state, with some states maintaining strict prohibitions and others allowing people to carry as much as 15 grams of pot without prosecution.

London is getting a cannabis-inspired restaurant

London is getting a cannabis-inspired restaurant (The Telegraph)

Grub Club and the chefs at Grub London have teamed up to create 'Cannabistro', a two night pop-up event coming to London in June.

Prof. David Nutt: The government's plan to curb drug-driving is a car crash

Prof. David Nutt: The government's plan to curb drug-driving is a car crash (The Guardian)

By being tough on cannabis-smoking Rob but soft on half-drunk Paul, the government's new laws could actually promote traffic accidents by encouraging Rob to swap a joint for a pint.

Queen's Speech: Legislation will ban new generation of psychoactive drugs

Queen's Speech: Legislation will ban new generation of psychoactive drugs (BBC)

The Queen announces the Tory government's plan to ban the "new generation of psychoactive drugs"

NASA discovers new planet covered with cannabis

NASA discovers new planet covered with cannabis (popist.com)

NASA has announced the discovery of a planet completely covered with cannabis: “Chlorophyll concentration analyses lead us to believe that the level of THC in these plants is 3000% higher than the plants found on Earth. "

Amsterdam considers growing its own weed

Amsterdam considers growing its own weed (NL Times)

A large majority of the city council voted last November to allow the mayor to start preparations for a trial period of cannabis cultivation. Four of the five largest cities in the Netherlands are in favor of such policy.

VIDEO: Amanda Feilding - Drug Policy Reform

VIDEO: Amanda Feilding - Drug Policy Reform (London Real)

Amanda Feilding carries the title, Countess of Wemyss and March. Born into a family of rich aristocratic heritage she seems an unlikely advocate for psychedelic drug policy reform.

The ‘feminisation’ of the world of cannabis

The ‘feminisation’ of the world of cannabis (Sensi Seeds)

As the movement for legalisation has become more international, women have finally started to come out of the cannabis closet, and popular culture depictions of women smokers have shifted.

Smoked salmon gets new meaning with cannabis-infused fish

Smoked salmon gets new meaning with cannabis-infused fish (Mashable)

Another seemingly normal food has been infused with cannabis. Denver's Nicky "The Fish" created what is most likely the first smoked salmon that will also get you stoned.

Seattle to close medical cannabis dispensaries operating without permits

Seattle to close medical cannabis dispensaries operating without permits (Reuters)

In Washington, a loosely controlled medical cannabis industry legalized in 1998 has run alongside the highly taxed and regulated recreational-use system.