This Week In Weed – 4 November 2018

Supply shortage in Canada deepens Demand continues to outstrip supply two weeks after Canada became the first G20 country to legalise cannabis. Rosalie Wyonch, a policy analyst at the CD Howe Institute, said the problem has developed “faster than I would have expected”. When Colorado legalised recreational cannabis, it took some three years for supply […]

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‘Law change is meaningless’ says mother of epileptic child denied cannabis medicine

Families of children with epilepsy say they have been denied prescriptions for medicinal cannabis despite the law change on 1 November that ostensibly made it prescribable by specialist doctors. As we have reported, the guidelines specialist doctors have been issue throw up a significant number of hoops and barriers to prescription. Yet it was reported […]

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Stop And Search podcast with LEAP UK and UKCSC now up

I’ve seen what a waste of time and money enforcing prohibition is… in Spain cannabis clubs have been legitimised because the Spanish believe in the right to privacy” – Afron Jones, Police Crime Commissioner of North Wales The Stop And Search podcast – hosted on the Distractions Pieces Podcast Network created by Scroobius Pip – that […]

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