Author Archives: UKCIA

About UKCIA

UKCIA is a cannabis law reform site dedicated to ending the prohibition of cannabis. As an illegal drug, cannabis is not a controlled substance - it varies greatly in strength and purity, it's sold by unaccountable people from unknown venues with no over sight by the authorities. There is no recourse to the law for users and the most vulnerable are therefore placed at the greatest risk. There can be no measures such as age limits on sales and no way to properly monitor or study the trade, let alone introduce proper regulation. Cannabis must be legalised, as an illegal substance it is very dangerous to the users and society at large.

Cannabis enforcement cannot be a part of widespread stop and search or we’ll pay a dear price

Our new Prime Minister Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson and his authoritarian Home Secretary Priti Patel seem to be gearing up for a general election by throwing some red meat… Read more »

The International Cannabis Survey 2018 – Kings College London

from  my point of view this is a huge wasted opportunity to investigate cannabis use the attitudes and experience of users. Your experiences will not be the same as mine and so I would ask everyone to take this survey, but do let the researcher know if you have problems with any of it.

Congratulations to United Patients Alliance, now what about the rest of us?

An amazingly successful event happened this week – The United Patient’s Alliance (UPA), a group campaigning for the right to use cannabis medicinally, held a high-profile “Cannabis Tea Party” demonstration… Read more »