cannabis



Cannabis to be legally prescribed at Aberdeen clinic in national first

Cannabis is to be legally prescribed in Scotland at a clinic in Aberdeen.

Published 14 February 2020

US: Tens of thousands of old cannabis convictions to be automatically dismissed with new technology

Tens of thousands of convictions for cannabis possession could be dismissed or reduced automatically under a pioneering scheme launched by prosecutors in California.

Published 2 April 2019

Cannabis smokers avoid prosecution as police make greater use of warnings

It has emerged that 500 people per month caught with cannabis in Scotland are avoiding prosecution as police issue warnings instead.

Published 18 February 2019