UKCSC records Stop And Search podcast with LEAP UK, PCC Arfon Jones and Dr Melissa Bone

On 23 October UKCSC hosted an evening discussion in London with LEAP UK to record a show for Stop And Search, hosted on the Distractions Pieces Podcast Network created by Scroobius Pip. Show host Jason Reed of LEAP UK was joined by UKCSC Chairman Greg de Hoedt, Arfon Jones, Police Crime Commissioner of North Wales, and Dr Melissa Bone, who lectures Law and Human Rights at the University of Leicester. About 25 supporters joined them at XXXIII to discuss recent developments with regards to cannabis reform and the future direction…

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May 7th: Cardiff Cannabis Social Club Hold Global Cannabis March 2016

The Global Cannabis March is coming to Cardiff alongside another 500+ cities across the world. The UN just said they are not reforming global drugs laws so now leaders are being pressured to legalise cannabis in the name of harm reduction. But there’s so much money to be made this is what is grabbing their attention. This year, May 7th 2016 also known as Million Marijuana March marks the sixth year of Cardiff Cannabis Social Clubs Annual Global Cannabis March. This March is to demonstrate peacefully our objections to current…

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Four Twenty is upon us… What’s happening where in the UK 2016?

Well, it’s that time of the year again where the cannabis crowd come out with all pipes, spliffs and bongs ablazin’ to celebrate the plant and the culture that they love so much. The pace has picked up behind the movement in the UK and there are now more Cannabis Social Clubs forming, hosting local events throughout the year and we’d consider that in some respects, on a social level – things have moved faster for some people than many anticipated. We think 2016 is going to see a few…

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Wales Green Party Leader Questions GW Pharma Monopoly

Pippa Bartolotti, leader of the Wales Green Party, has highlighted the blatant hypocrisy regarding the the current cannabis laws, as they protect corporate profits whilst denying everday, disabled people, vital access to medication. The blog post comes after GW Pharmaceuticals have published new profits of over $100million just this month on shares placed on NASDAQ. Justin Glover, Executive Director of the British Pharmaceutical company, has said that the funds will be put into the development of their new product line Epidiolex, a high CBD liquid preparation to treat severe child…

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How we treat the victims of Organised Crime

It is a sad fact that this is not a new situation. The players change but the game remains the same. Years ago criminal organisations came to that very easy revelation that as the United Kingdom decided they did not want to have safe and legal access to cannabis; people would still want to get hold of it and that this is a very easy and lucrative business to get into. Now this is where the United Kingdom justice system really shines. Criminal organisations realised that to the Police and…

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