Marijuana Legalization

'F**k It I Quit': Reporter Walks Off Job Live On Air

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Grandmother Accidentally Grows Giant Cannabis Plant A reporter has quit her job live on air after outing herself as the president of a ca...

Should We Legalise Cannabis?

James Snell | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Politics
James Snell

In the midst of the legalisation of cannabis in Colorado, the issue of cannabis has been thrown back on the table, and has prompted debate among many. The issue of cannabis has long been a divisive and controversial one...

Mourn Phillip Seymour Hoffman: Rethink Drugs

Olivia Denyer | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Olivia Denyer

For many, the death of thirty-one year old Cory Monteith is still fresh in the mind. Deaths of these kinds can only be described as a tragic waste. But, rather than concentrating on the loss of life and love, the publicity of these sad events could - and should - be used in a far more meaningful way.

Sweden's Justice Minister Falls For Spoof Marijuana Deaths Article

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Sweden's Justice Minister has faced a furious backlash after falling for a spoof article about marijuana-linked deaths. Beatrice Ask posted the sat...

'Marijuana Overdoses Kill 37 In Colorado On First Day Of Legalization'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A satirical website managed to trick some people into thinking marijuana was a particularly lethal drug, with a rather excellent hoax story. The ar...

Cigarette Smoking 'Could Make You Psychotic'

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be published in the near future, all of which appears to suggest an association between smoking cigarettes and developing psychosis.

Brits In Favour Of Legalising Cannabis

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

The majority of Britons support a softer stance on cannabis laws, according to a survey by an independent think-tank. More than half the public - 5...