It's Time to Listen to Cannabis Consumers

It's Time to Listen to Cannabis Consumers

Jason Reed  12.03.2015
We have become confused and complacent with the drug policy discussion here in the UK. The media frenzy is, at best, frustrating, and at...
What Constitutes Drug Driving?

What Constitutes Drug Driving?

Salome Verrell  11.03.2015
I am already sensing an even heavier caseload for the courts as a result of this new offence and the ramifications and time that it will...

Psychedelic Science Should Not Be Feared, It Should Be Encouraged

Amanda Feilding  10.03.2015
The Home Office has repeatedly stated the substances' scheduling does not impede the development of this type of research; and yet, time...

Note to Nick Clegg: If You Want a Treatment-Led Drug Strategy, Keep It in the Home Office

Paul Hayes  9.03.2015
If Mr Clegg is as committed to drug policy based on evidence as he maintains, perhaps he needs to reconsider.
Let's Talk About Gay Sex & Drugs - Madness

Let's Talk About Gay Sex & Drugs - Madness

Patrick Cash  6.03.2015
Madness might be a particularly difficult term for the gay community because up until 1969 that's what being gay was: a mental health disorder....
Can Anywhere Ever Rival Ibiza?!

Can Anywhere Ever Rival Ibiza?!

Louisa Newton  5.03.2015
This new man-made island will be dedicated 'solely to partying' with two mega clubs, four beach clubs, five hotels and 100 restaurants....
The Curse of Apathy: Why Don't We Believe in Ourselves?

The Curse of Apathy: Why Don't We Believe in Ourselves?

Kay Smythe  4.03.2015
Apathy is a strange curse. I recently conversed with a friend over the diminishing motivation of my generation. It's not that we're lazy,...
Could This FINALLY Be The Start Of A Sensible UK Drugs Policy?

Could This FINALLY Be The Start Of A Sensible UK Drugs Policy?

Aubrey Allegretti  4.03.2015
Sir Richard Branson and Nick Clegg are calling for a major overhaul in the way government classifies and criminalises drug users. The...
Cannabis Species Are Not Created Equal

Cannabis Species Are Not Created Equal

Dr Christopher Muller Pollard  4.03.2015
The most recent Lancet study on 410 patients in South London with first episode psychosis compares individuals who smoked skunk-like cannabis...
Teenager High On Meow Meow Cut Off Own Penis And Stabbed Mother 11 Times

Teenager High On Meow Meow Cut Off Own Penis And Stabbed Mother 11 Times

PA  3.03.2015
A naked teenager stabbed his mother 11 times and reportedly cut off his own penis during a binge on the drug meow meow. Charles Mann...

Cannabis Sensationalism - Who Is The Real Criminal?

Josh Fields  2.03.2015
Prohibition simply does not work. Look at alcohol bans in the US in 1920 - they were disastrous, and led to a prohibition repeal a decade...
The Unnerving Drug Driving Video That Should Make You Seriously Paranoid

The Unnerving Drug Driving Video That Should Make You Seriously Paranoid

Louise Ridley  2.03.2015
An unnerving new short film suggests it's reasonable to be paranoid if you take drugs and drive, as new stricter laws come into force today. The...
Jon Snow Took Skunk And Then 'Cascaded Into A Very, Very, Dark Place'

Jon Snow Took Skunk And Then 'Cascaded Into A Very, Very, Dark Place'

Louise Ridley  17.02.2015
Channel 4 presenter Jon Snow inhaled skunk - the most potent form of cannabis - on camera for an experimental programme which will explore...
What's Worse For You: Weed Vs Cocaine

What's Worse For You: Weed Vs Cocaine

Ryan Barrell  10.02.2015
There are a lot of myths and facts surrounding marijuana and coke, but which are true? DNews' Crystal Dilworth takes us through the fact...