Tag Archives: cannabis

Does Nick Clegg still want to decriminalise cannabis?


It is increasingly clear that the Westminster bubble cannot shield itself from the debate on drug reform much longer.

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Why John Rentoul is wrong about cannabis

The illegality of drugs causes vastly more misery than the use of drugs.

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Majority want cannabis legalised or decriminalised

A majority of the public want cannabis legalised or decriminalised, including a majority of Conservative and Labour voters.

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The government’s drug policy favours dogma over harm reduction

Mark Thompson reveals new evidence that the government is focusing on dogma over harm reduction, as they explicitly reject a campaign which would reduce harm.

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Sentencing Bill: Drug users still need more practical help

At the heart of most debates on how the state should respond to the use of controlled drugs is an assumption that the threat of punishment affects levels of use

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