Marijuana

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Crispin Blunt

Crispin Blunt will get 'nothing' in return if UK legalises cannabis

Crispin Blunt will get 'nothing' in return if UK legalises cannabis

The MP said he will get "nothing" in return if cannabis is legalised, despite chairing a drugs reform group backed by cannabis corporations.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Monday, January 28, 2019

Cannabis

Britain's first legal cannabis farm granted planning permission

Britain's first legal cannabis farm granted planning permission

The country's first-ever legal cannabis farm is set to open in Wiltshire after planning permission was granted.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Steph and Dom

Steph and Dom: 'Our son could die at any minute'

Steph and Dom: 'Our son could die at any minute'

Presenters Steph and Dom have revealed their son's epilepsy could kill him at any moment, sparking their decision to take part in a new documentary about medicinal cannabis.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Norman Lamb

MPs block Norman Lamb's bid to legalise cannabis

MPs block Norman Lamb's bid to legalise cannabis

A move to legalise cannabis by Liberal Democrat MP Norman Lamb has been blocked by MPs.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Friday, July 27, 2018

Full legalisation of cannabis in UK could take 'turbulent five to ten years'

Full legalisation of cannabis in UK could take 'turbulent five to ten years', says cannabis retailer

Full legalisation of cannabis in UK could take 'turbulent five to ten years'

A cannabis retailer told Mike Graham that the UK should look at the positive effects of the legalisation of cannabis in other countries, after the Home Office rescheduled the drug for medical use

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Why the finance industry wants cannabis legalised in the UK

Why the finance industry wants cannabis legalised in the UK

Why the finance industry wants cannabis legalised in the UK

Cannabis companies are performing well on the stock market, and investors are seeing the opportunity.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A picture of the cannabis farm (Merseyside Police)

Liverpool police find £1.3 million cannabis farm housed in 'ticking time-bomb'

Liverpool police find £1.3 million cannabis farm housed in 'ticking time-bomb'

348 plants recovered by specialist cannabis dismantling officers

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Teenager calls police on his own mother for growing cannabis in garden

Teenager calls police on his own mother for growing cannabis in garden

Teenager calls police on his own mother for growing cannabis in garden

The teenager was also taken to the police station for his own safety as his mother was angry

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

James Whale v Peter Hitchens, round 2: Listen to the complete rematch

James Whale v Peter Hitchens, round 2: Listen to the complete rematch

'Killer' Whale took on the tweed-wearing tussler in a no-holds-barred showdown about marijuana live on the talkRADIO airwaves

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

10 people detained in Mexico for hiding drugs in Uber Eats backpacks

10 people detained in Mexico for hiding drugs in Uber Eats backpacks

10 people detained in Mexico for hiding drugs in Uber Eats backpacks

Police also found black bags filled with marijuana as well as two thermostatic bags also containing the drug

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Man detained by police for selling marijuana and disguising himself as a clown

Clown arrested by police for selling marijuana

Clown arrested by police for selling marijuana

A man allegedly dressed as a clown in an attempt to conceal his identity selling marijuana

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

A cache of weapons was also recovered in the raids (stock photo)

'The Messi of drugs' escapes police as raids uncover 13 tonnes of marijuana

'The Messi of drugs' escapes police as raids uncover 13 tonnes of marijuana

19 people arrested in raids but police unable to detain ringleader Abdellah El Haj - known as 'Messi' for his love of the Barcelona star

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

'420': How Jeff Sessions plans to take the fight to medical marijuana

'420 Day': Why weed smokers think Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions could spoil their party

Why weed smokers think Trump and Sessions could spoil their party

The US Attorney General is determined to crack down on drugs - even the ones which have been legalised

'420' trending on Twitter - users react to cannabis culture day

Happy 420, says Twitter as the world reacts to cannabis culture day

Happy 420, says Twitter as the world reacts to cannabis culture day

April 20 - an unofficial day to consume marijuana in cannabis culture - has been trending on Twitter

It is thought that 1,000 joints could be handed out

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

Campaign group backing repeal of key pro-cannabis amendment to hand out 1,000 joints outside Congress

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Actor accused of voyeurism after using phone torch to search for drugs in changing room

Actor accused of voyeurism after using phone torch to search for drugs in changing room

Actor accused of voyeurism after using phone torch to search for drugs

A woman saw a phone with the camera pointing towards her under a changing room partitioning and believed the phone was probably recording her

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

More than 1,000kg of marijuana disguised as watermelons is found in Texas

More than 1,000kg of marijuana disguised as watermelons found in Texas

More than 1,000kg of marijuana disguised as watermelons found in Texas

The customs and border patrol unit discovered that marijuana had been disguised as watermelons in a commercial shipment

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Marijuana seller in the States calls police to report theft of his stash

Marijuana seller in the States calls police to report theft of his stash

Marijuana seller in the States calls police to report theft of his stash

*face palm* - he's made our day

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Donald Trump's inauguration

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Donald Trump's inauguration

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Trump's inauguration

A pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints to attendees of Donald Trump's inauguration, as they call for the legalisation of marijuana

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Man arrested in Ohio for allegedly hiding 71 pounds of marijuana as Christmas gifts

Man arrested in Ohio for allegedly hiding 71 pounds of marijuana as Christmas gifts

US man arrested for allegedly hiding 71 pounds of marijuana as Christmas gifts

Daniel Yates faces 16 years in prison if found guilty

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

As Donald Trump's win sinks in, here's some other news you may have missed

Marijuana legalised, Brexit plans revealed, army called in to stop UK floods: What you've missed during the US election

As Donald Trump's win sinks in, here's some other news you may have missed

Whilst everyone is caught up in the news that Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States, we've collated some of the other big stories of the day

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Using marijuana daily is linked to a lower BMI

Marijuana makes people slimmer, study suggests

Marijuana makes people slimmer, study suggests

A new study has suggested those who smoke marijuana daily have a lower BMI than those who don't use the substance - but the researchers don't recommend it