Marijuana

You'll Never Guess How Much This Mother And Daughter Spent On Weed

The Huffington Post UK/ Agency | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK

A shameless mother and daughter today admitted to blowing £30,000 of their benefits on cannabis. Unemployed Bethany Burnett was just 16 when she b...

Cannabis Could Reduce Tumour Growth

PA | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Cannabis could be used to reduce tumour growth in cancer patients, scientists have said. New research reveals the drug's main psychoactive ingredie...

Marijuana - Don't Judge a Book By Its Cover

Archie Damant | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Archie Damant

In total marijuana is a harmless drug, which people are to uneducated on Marijuana and need to do proper research if they want to find out what marijuana's really like. I'm not saying there's nothing wrong with it, but I am saying there are a lot of things right about it.

Are You A Stoner?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

It sounds like a stoner's paradise - a new school devoted to studying weed is to open later this year in the US, and will teach its students how to gr...

11 Pictures Of Young Iranians Defiantly Smoking Joints, Drinking Alcohol & Going Lingerie Shopping

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK

Lingerie shopping, smoking joints, drinking alcohol and partaking in mixed yoga classes. They could be the activities of any group of young men an...

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

Dr. Peter Ferentzy | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Politics
Dr. Peter Ferentzy

FOR HUFFINGTON POST USA Thomas Roberts recently wrote on a topic that has long interested me: is the banning of mind-altering, psychedelics substance...

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

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK

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 Mi...

American Drug History X: an allegory for today

Davis Mukasa | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Politics
Davis Mukasa

Once upon a time near the start of the previous century a drug named "Marihuana" was fast becoming the scourge of certain states of America. It was tu...

The App Store's No. 1 Game Is A Drug Dealing Simulator

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has pulled the most popular free game on the App Store. A game which happens to be a drug dealing simulator. Weed Firm rose to the top of ...

The FBI Was 'Just Kidding' About Hiring Stoned Hackers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Tech

The FBI says it was "just kidding" about hiring stoned hackers because it couldn't find any who didn't smoke weed. FBI Director James Comey said he...

The App Store's No. 1 Game Is A Drug Dealing Simulator

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Tech

A controversial game designed to simulate what it's like to be a drug dealer has hit the top of the Apple App Store charts. 'Weed firm' is a pretty...

News Punch: G7, Police Shredding and Marijuana Highways

Marc Paterson | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

The Russian leader denies being intimidated, saying 'This nothing. Wife give me cold shoulder every night of week for years'. The taunts then got personal. Putin threatened Obama with a chinese burn and a wedgie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague called Putin a slaphead.

What Has The UN Been Smoking?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

The United Nations has release a report claiming that legalising cannabis poses a "grave danger to public health and well-being". Recent months h...

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.

Sara C Nelson

'Science Simply Doesn't Support This Verdict': Cannabis Death Inquest Challenged By Advocacy Group

HuffingtonPost.com | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

An advocacy group has challenged the verdict of an inquest which states a mother-of-three’s death was a direct result of cannabis poisoning. Gem...

New York 'To Relax Cannabis Laws'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

New York state is planning to relax cannabis laws to allow limited use by seriously ill patients, according to reports. New York is following in th...

Holy Smokes! Guess Where This Lady Hid Her Marijuana Pipe

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 25-year-old woman arrested for causing a domestic disturbance was caught trying to smuggle a marijuana pipe into jail – via her vagina. Ericka...

Is Cannabis Bad for Me? The Science... and How It Is Misinterpreted

Marek Doyle | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marek Doyle

Regardless of how many billions are spent trying to prove cannabis is bad for us, and regardless of how much spin conservative politicians put on the issue, the anti-cannabis lobby is taking to the witness box with an embarrassing lack of evidence.

Cannabis Café To Open In Manchester

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A drugs campaigner says he plans to open a cannabis café in Manchester in the new year. Colin Davies, who made a name for himself when he handed ...

Berlin's First Cannabis Cafe: Could Berlin Become the Next Amsterdam?

Emily Wasik | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Emily Wasik

If Hermann's proposal gets approved in the near future, the "Berlin Wall of Pot" dividing the city's residents will come down, tourists will flock to the culture capital not just for the cheap living and turbulent nightlife but for cannabis cafes, and everyday Berliners will be able to pick up their ganja from a store counter, along with their milk and brötchen.

How to Love Yourself (and Grow Half a Brain)

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

How to love yourself (and grow half a brain) The recent furore regarding Charles Saatchi and Nigella Lawson is a perfect example of what is wrong with...

Nigella Lawson and Her Little White Lines

Daniel Warner | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

I'll be watching and listening intently to the animosity the case against those Grillo girls has generated between Charles Saatchi and Nigella Lawson, but in the meantime I'll be making the recipe for the 'Holiday Hotcake' that she tweeted yesterday (along with the #TeamNigella').

Fly With Your Own Wings, Peaks and Troughs and How to Choose in a Perfect Situation

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

Too much money and too much choice. Drugs feed off a rampant ego and an absence of self. The finger is too readily pointed at the drugs or the alcohol or the porn as being the destroyer but the truth is, we destroy our own lives.

In Out, In Out, Smoking All About

Nick Abbot | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Politics
Nick Abbot

The problem of drugs in society will not be solved by allowing drugs in prison, but it might make the time go more quickly for the inmates and it might make the job easier for the guards. And if it is true that drugs are as easily available inside as a latte is on the outside, then that rather makes the "War On Drugs" even more unlikely ever to be won...

WATCH: Cannabis Cat Collared At Jail

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK

A cat has been busted for smuggling pot into a prison in Moldova. Guards became suspicious when the sneaky feline was spotted regularly nipping in ...