Fear for Sophia as medicinal cannabis hope stalls

Fear for Sophia as medicinal cannabis hope stalls

A mum terrified of losing her daughter to life-threatening seizures has accused health officials of “breaking her trust” by not providing potentially life-saving medication. Danielle Gibson, 30, is so frightened seven year-old Sophia might die in her sleep she lies besides her every night. Little Sophia has suffered from deadly seizures since she was diagnosed […]

Delta says no to cannabis consumption in public spaces – Surrey Now-Leader

Delta says no to cannabis consumption in public spaces - Surrey Now-Leader

Delta could be seeing changes to its smoking bylaw ahead of the legalization of recreational marijuana in October. In council Monday night (June 25), Delta staff brought forward proposed amendments to the city’s smoking bylaw, some of which will set out where cannabis users will be able to smoke. “We’re taking this opportunity to prepare […]

Pictured: The £1m-a-year cannabis farm discovered in police raid

Pictured: The £1m-a-year cannabis farm discovered in police raid

These pictures offer a glimpse of a £1m-a-year cannabis farm busted in south Liverpool. Police swooped on the Cressington property on Friday, discovering 268 plants alongside four large bags of the drug. A man was taken to a police station for questioning after being arrested on suspicion of cannabis production. Officers swooped on a home […]

How police are preparing to catch drivers under the influence of cannabis

How police are preparing to catch drivers under the influence of cannabis

With recreational marijuana set to become legal on Oct. 17, police forces across Canada are stepping up efforts to train officers to detect drivers under the influence of the drug. A new piece of legislation that changed Canada’s impaired driving laws gives police enhanced powers to conduct roadside intoxication tests, including oral fluid drug tests. […]

The war on cannabis is only just getting started in Durham

The war on cannabis is only just getting started in Durham

Cannabis smokers in County Durham STILL face arrest – three years after a ‘softer’ stance on dope smokers was announced. Police and Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg sparked controversy in 2015 by declaring the force should stop actively pursuing small-scale users. However exclusive ChronicleLive figures reveal cannabis users are still being prosecuted – and criminalised – […]

For cannabis legalization in New England, it

BOSTON (AP) — New England may still be the next U.S. frontier for legal cannabis; just don’t try shopping for it quite yet. After early successes for the cannabis industry in western states, the region seemed the next logical foothold. But while its famous independent streak, liberal politics and ample supply of college activism all […]

Cannabis found in clothing

Cannabis found in clothing

File photo dated 01/12/09 of cannabis plants. The Home Office has firmly rejected calls from former Conservative leader Lord Hague for the legalisation of cannabis. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday June 19, 2018. In an article in the Daily Tel Full story is available here.

The state of cannabis use in Wales

The state of cannabis use in Wales

As well as the bunting, union flags and other wedding memorabilia which temporarily appeared on shop shelves for the recent royal wedding, the nephew of Meghan Markle announced his own tribute to the new royal bride. Tyler Dooley, who grows cannabis in Oregon in America, revealed he had created his own potent hybrid of the […]

Gotcha! Man caught growing huge amounts of cannabis in his house

Gotcha! Man caught growing huge amounts of cannabis in his house

A man has been jailed for three years after police drone footage uncovered a cannabis farm at his home. A drone operation over the property detected a heat source coming from Mark Lovell’s property in Chapel St Leonards. Officers carried out a raid as a result of the evidence provided by the drone. They found […]