“Oh! What a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive”, wrote Sir Walter Scott in the early 1800’s. He could very well have been talking about the nascent cannabis industry in Australia and the machinations of both sides of politics. 2,108 more words
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Cannabis is the most widely used illicit ‘drug’ in Australia and worldwide. The long-running legalisation debate gained momentum early in 2016 when the Federal Government passed new laws to pave the way for the use of ‘ 819 more words
Yet career politicians are not listening to the people.
The Growing Movement for Marijuana Amnesty
As legalization spreads, so do calls to ease sentences for those convicted of possessing pot.
By Megan CarpentierDecember 21, 2016… 1,328 more words
With the recent wave of legalized recreational marijuana usage, new health concerns have been raised. A small proportion of health professionals believe that the compound element found in Marijuana, THC, can have adverse effects on it’s millions of recreational users. 525 more words
Arfon Jones, the Police and Crime Commissioner for North Wales, has faced calls to stand down from his post. The reason? He said that we should consider legalising drugs. 420 more words