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If you really want to legalise cannabis, then why on earth would you go and get high in a park?

Embarrassing displays of public consumption like the 420 celebrations are not going to lead to meaningful drug reform, but I know what will

MS Society, Cannabis And The SATIVEX Scam.

Asking the MS Society if they will support the CLEAR campaign to allow doctors to prescribe Bedrocan herbal cannabis

Cannabis Saves Lives.

New medicinal cannabis leaflet from CLEAR - 'Cannabis Saves Lives'

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What's the Difference Between Cannabis Oil, Marijuana Oil, Hemp Oil, and CBD Oil?

What's the Difference Between Cannabis Oil, Marijuana Oil, Hemp Oil, and CBD Oil? (Popular Liberty)

Understanding the differences of these terms is incredibly important for educating not only consumers - but also people in government and law enforcement.

TV Review: CNN's 'High Profits'

TV Review: CNN's 'High Profits' (Celebstoner)

CNN's reality-series High Profits focuses on the story of Caitlin McGuire and Brian Rogers, who own the Breckenridge Cannabis Club, and their battle to survive in one of Colorado's best-known mountain towns.

Does cannabis have nutritional benefits?

Does cannabis have nutritional benefits? (Jamaica Observer)

The cannabis plant is one of the most nutritious plants in the world. It is said to be only second to the soy plant in terms of nutritional value.

Is Cannabis Really a ‘Gateway Drug’?

Is Cannabis Really a ‘Gateway Drug’? (Factcheck.org)

"The end point of a complex mix of factors including: the neurophysiological effects of cannabis; social and peer influences; and the legal status of cannabis.”

Colorado Recreational Pot Prices Expected To Fall Fast This Year

Colorado Recreational Pot Prices Expected To Fall Fast This Year (International Business Times)

"The rate with which new cultivators are entering the market is accelerating, greatly increasing the market's capacity and creating more competition on price."

IRELAND: New drugs minister describes his trip to Amsterdam as a young student

IRELAND: New drugs minister describes his trip to Amsterdam as a young student (journal.ie)

When asked if he ever took any drugs, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin told reporters: “Once on a trip to Amsterdam as a young student, but I’m not a smoker and I’ve never taken any illegal drugs.”

‘Cannabis gangs behind grow your own boom’

‘Cannabis gangs behind grow your own boom’ (The Scotsman)

“The industry isn’t built on budding lettuce growers or even guys growing some cannabis for a few spliffs in a cupboard. It’s down to gangs harvesting crops on a com­mercial basis. "

How the Misuse of Drugs Act fails to deal with dangerous drugs

How the Misuse of Drugs Act fails to deal with dangerous drugs (The Guardian)

The MoDA proven unfit for purpose yet again as it fails to protect against truly dangerous drugs while criminalising millions for cannabis and other relatively safe substances.

US: Bill aims to legalize use of cannabis oil by suffering Tennesseans

US: Bill aims to legalize use of cannabis oil by suffering Tennesseans (Times Free Press)

"It's heartbreaking to have to tell your child that she can't go play on the jungle gym or do karate like the other kids do,"

Will Legalising Cannabis Help End or Extend Prohibition?

Will Legalising Cannabis Help End or Extend Prohibition? (Julian Buchanan)

The 1961 UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs and the drug laws it has spawned, are deeply flawed, misinformed and misguided.