Cannabis/Marijuana in the United Kingdom

Scientists suggest ways to make cannabis safer

2017.03.02

Scientists are calling for a major effort to make cannabis use less harmful as several European countries have relaxed their laws around cannabis use, including the Netherlands, Spain and Portugal, and in the US ...

Britain reopens debate on legalising cannabis

2015.10.14

The UK continues to discuss the possibility of legalising cannabis. After a recent petition signed by over 155,000 people, now it's the turn of the Liberal Democratic Party to call for regulation of the ...

UK dismisses idea of legalising cannabis

2015.08.28

Despite the online petition that has collected more than 200,000 signatures in just a few weeks, the British government has stated it has no intention of legalising marijuana. This is a real cold shower ...

Cannabis, ally of children against epilepsy

2015.08.05

Marijuana becomes an ally of children against childhood epilepsy. According to a trial began several months ago by the English GW Pharmaceutical, cannabidiol, which is derived from marijuana, reduces attacks in children with Dravet's ...