House of Lords criticises British Government for failing “desperate” medical cannabis patients

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Lords slammed the British Government for failing medical cannabis patients  Only four patients have received a prescription for medical cannabis  Some patients are forced to travel abroad for their prescriptions One Lord claimed “majority of terrorists” in the UK are heavy users of cannabis Members of the House of Lords slammed the British Government [...]

Scottish Cannabis Legalisation: Government Discuss with Activists

By | April 26th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Featured News, House of Lords, Legalisation, News, Scotland|Tags: , , , |

Scottish MPs to meet with medicinal cannabis activists to discuss legalisation Thousands of medicinal cannabis patients and activists are holding a protest outside Scottish Parliament tomorrow MPs from across the political spectrum will meet with protestors to discuss legalising cannabis for medicinal purposes Speakers will include SNP’s Marie Todd, the Scottish Shadow Health [...]

“Stop Killing Our Children, Legalise Drugs Now!” – A Letter to David Cameron

By | July 15th, 2015|Categories: House of Lords|

Yesterday, a group of once strangers now bonded through bereavement sent a letter to David Cameron calling for the United Kingdom drug laws to be changed. The family members who constructed the letter to the Prime Minister, have all seen relatives die through drug use. United as the charity Anyone's Child, the family have constructed [...]

Former Nurse takes Medical Cannabis fight to the House of Lords

By | June 17th, 2015|Categories: House of Lords|

A former nurse is fighting for her right to medicinal cannabis, and her argument has been taken all the way to the House of Lords. Lara Smith, a former paediatric nurse and now a member of the drug policy reform group CLEAR, has spinal arthritis and her only source of pain relief is Bedrocan. However, Smith has [...]