On the International Day Against Drugs, Let's Look Again at Sweden's 'Successful' Drug Policies

On the International Day Against Drugs, Let's Look Again at Sweden's 'Successful' Drug Policies

25.06.2014
There are multiple imbalances of focus here. Funding of health versus enforcement. Policing individuals versus traffickers. The policy...

This Is What Doctors Think About Legalising Pot

25.06.2014
Doctors have voted down a motion that would push for the legalisation of cannabis, but have instead called for anyone born after the year...
UK Edging Closer To Legalisation Of Cannabis?

UK Edging Closer To Legalisation Of Cannabis?

24.06.2014
Cannabis use should be treated as a health issue and not a criminal act, leading doctors will hear. Delegates at the British Medical Association's...

Colombia: Realities

20.06.2014
I am tired. I am weary. I have been in Colombia three years. I have lived in both city and village. I have had enough.
Roll Another Fat One... 450lb Drug Suspect 'Hides 23g Of Marijuana In Stomach Flab' (PICTURE)

Roll Another Fat One... 450lb Drug Suspect 'Hides 23g Of Marijuana In Stomach Flab' (PICTURE)

Sara C Nelson  16.06.2014
Police say they have found 23g of marijuana in the stomach folds of a 450lb (32 stone) man who also goes by the name “Fat Boy”. Christopher...

Legalizing Acid, Pot and Shrooms - Your Constitutional Right To Think As You Wish Should Extend To Psychedelic States Of Mind

12.06.2014
FOR HUFFINGTON POST USA Thomas Roberts recently wrote on a topic that has long interested me: is the banning of mind-altering, psychedelics...
Joe Ellis and His Battle for Life Giving Drugs

Joe Ellis and His Battle for Life Giving Drugs

12.06.2014
I have recently become aware of a brave 13 year old, young man called Joe Ellis. He has a form of cancer called primary mediastinum large...
Drug Legalisation In The UK Called For By Mother Of Dead Teenager

Drug Legalisation In The UK Called For By Mother Of Dead Teenager

12.06.2014
The mother of a teenage schoolgirl who died after taking party drug ecstasy has called for the legalisation of drugs in the UK. Martha...
Here's A Mind-Bending Use For A Foreskin...

Here's A Mind-Bending Use For A Foreskin...

Sara C Nelson  11.06.2014
A 22-year-old man has pleaded guilty to attempting to smuggle drugs into prison in his penis. Kenneth Dixon was visiting his brother-in-law...
If You Like Your Sperm The Way It Is, Don't Smoke Cannabis

If You Like Your Sperm The Way It Is, Don't Smoke Cannabis

5.06.2014
Men, if you smoke cannabis (or tried a joint in your youth) listen up - the drug may have an unexpected side effect on your sperm.... Research...
Drugs Mule Grandmother On Death Row In Bali Has 'One Last Chance'

Drugs Mule Grandmother On Death Row In Bali Has 'One Last Chance'

4.06.2014
A woman on death row in Indonesia with "one last chance" of challenging her sentence is appealing to the UK's highest court over the lawfulness...
London Is The 'Cocaine Capital' Of Europe, Drugs Study Finds

London Is The 'Cocaine Capital' Of Europe, Drugs Study Finds

Sara C Nelson  29.05.2014
London could be the “cocaine capital” of Europe, according to a new study. The findings are based on analysis of the sewage of 42...

Drug Use Is Not a Sustainable Development Issue - The War on Drugs Certainly Is

26.05.2014
If drugs issues are to be included in the SDG targets then ideas must come from official, considered sources, including NGO consultations....
Tennessee Brings Back The Electric Chair

Tennessee Brings Back The Electric Chair

Sara C Nelson  23.05.2014
Tennessee’s governor has approved a plan to allow the state to electrocute death row inmates in the event that prisons are unable to...