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UK Government Response To Cannabis Petition: Fatuous, Dishonest And Misleading.

The government’s response to the petition is weak, out of touch with public opinion, evidence and reform that is taking place across the world

Now The Cannabis Petition Has Passed 200,000, What Can You Do Next?

Many, perhaps most MPs are incapable of dealing with this issue on a rational basis.

Massive, Long Term Study Shows No Health Harms From Cannabis. Where Are The Headlines?

Long term cannabis use by teenage boys is not linked to later health issues according to the American Psychological Association.

The Cannabis Petition. A Wake Up Call For MPs Who Have Ignored Both Electorate And Evidence.

Nearly 200,000 people have signed a petition to legalise cannabis.

The Minister For Government Policy On The Strange Case Of Medicinal Cannabis.

To have Oliver Letwin pursuing our cause through government is great progress.

House of Lords Medicinal Cannabis Debate 23rd June 2015

Overall though this debate was turgid, boring (even for one who is dedicated to the subject) and revealed some dreadful ignorance

What Happened In The House Of Lords About Cannabis?

Wednesday, 17th June 2015, Baroness Molly Meacher asked a question in the House of Lords on the re-scheduling of cannabis

The Fight For Medicinal Cannabis Reaches The House of Lords.

Wednesday, 17th June 2015, Baroness Molly Meacher will ask a question in the House of Lords on the re-scheduling of cannabis to permit it to b

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.