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Daily Telegraph Forced To Retract False Claim That "Cannabis As Addictive As Heroin"

On 7th October 2014, the UK media indulged in a frenzy of misreporting and reefer madness, claiming that "cannabis as addictive as heroin".

CLEAR Medicinal Users Panel. Third Delegation To Parliament

Today, six members of the CLEAR Medicinal Cannabis Users Panel met with Dr Sarah Woolaston MP, chair of the Health Select Committee.

EXCLUSIVE. Norman Baker Interview

Peter Reynolds interviews Norman Baker about drugs policy and his experience of government.

Granny's List Updated - September 2014. The Most Comprehensive Information Source On Cannabinoid Science

Granny's List is the most remarkable reference list of sources relating to information on all aspects of cannabinoid science. This latest edition runs to an incredible 1705 pages.

Why Legalising Medicinal Cannabis Is Now A Vote Winner

This is the issue that politicians can support but still be seen cautious on the controversial subject of drugs.

Medicinal Cannabis AdVan Campaign in London

Join the campaign for medicinal cannabis on a doctor's prescription.

No. 10 Suppresses Report on Benefits of Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis

The report sets out "the benefits of prescribing cannabis for medicinal purposes for people with certain long-term chronic conditions".

The Mail, Telegraph, Standard And Sky News Are Pushing Your Children Towards Heroin

Are our major media owners, senior journalists and editors so incompetent? I don't think so. I think they know exactly what they are doing.

Cannabis is Neither 'Harmless' Nor 'Dangerous'

Both of these arguments are false. Neither deals honestly with the evidence nor advances the cause of reducing the harms of cannabis and cannabis policy.

Professor Wayne Hall, Peter Reynolds, BBC Radio Berkshire, 8th October 2014

Professor Wayne Hall and Peter Reynolds interviewed about cannabis