The Christian Institute - Drugs News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs The latest drugs news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:52:51 +0000 Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:52:51 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Drugs ‘shooting gallery’ proposals quashed by Westminster https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs-shooting-gallery-proposals-quashed-by-westminster/ Thu, 07 Oct 2021 10:50:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs-shooting-gallery-proposals-quashed-by-westminster/ Scotland’s top lawyer waives prosecution for possession of hard drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotlands-top-lawyer-waives-prosecution-for-possession-of-hard-drugs/ Tue, 28 Sep 2021 10:17:27 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scotlands-top-lawyer-waives-prosecution-for-possession-of-hard-drugs/ Children left seriously ill by cannabis sweets https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-left-seriously-ill-by-cannabis-sweets/ Wed, 08 Sep 2021 12:09:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/children-left-seriously-ill-by-cannabis-sweets/ Call to ban alcohol TV ads before watershed https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-to-ban-alcohol-tv-ads-before-watershed/ Thu, 02 Sep 2021 07:00:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-to-ban-alcohol-tv-ads-before-watershed/ Teenage cannabis use linked to premature births https://www.christian.org.uk/news/teenage-cannabis-use-linked-to-premature-births/ Wed, 25 Aug 2021 07:24:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/teenage-cannabis-use-linked-to-premature-births/ Alcohol deaths up 17 per cent in Scotland https://www.christian.org.uk/news/alcohol-deaths-up-17-per-cent-in-scotland/ Thu, 19 Aug 2021 14:30:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/alcohol-deaths-up-17-per-cent-in-scotland/ Scots drug deaths reach new record high https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-drug-deaths-reach-new-record-high/ Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:09:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-drug-deaths-reach-new-record-high/ Psychosis and ‘scromiting’ on the rise among young US cannabis users https://www.christian.org.uk/news/psychosis-and-scromiting-on-the-rise-among-young-us-cannabis-users/ Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:44:47 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/psychosis-and-scromiting-on-the-rise-among-young-us-cannabis-users/ Pressure grows on Westminster to introduce minimum pricing https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pressure-grows-on-westminster-to-introduce-minimum-pricing/ Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:03:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pressure-grows-on-westminster-to-introduce-minimum-pricing/ Smoking cannabis impairs drivers' vision, study shows https://www.christian.org.uk/news/smoking-cannabis-impairs-drivers-vision-study-shows/ Wed, 05 May 2021 08:33:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/smoking-cannabis-impairs-drivers-vision-study-shows/ US drug driving fatalities rise after cannabis legalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-drug-driving-fatalities-rise-after-cannabis-legalisation/ Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:07:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-drug-driving-fatalities-rise-after-cannabis-legalisation/ TV critic blasts industry for ignoring cannabis misery https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tv-critic-blasts-industry-for-ignoring-cannabis-misery/ Fri, 09 Apr 2021 12:18:38 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/tv-critic-blasts-industry-for-ignoring-cannabis-misery/ No 10: Pledge for cannabis review by London mayor 'a waste of time' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/no-10-pledge-for-cannabis-review-by-london-mayor-a-waste-of-time/ Fri, 09 Apr 2021 07:38:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/no-10-pledge-for-cannabis-review-by-london-mayor-a-waste-of-time/ MSPs approve new push for drug decriminalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/msps-approve-new-push-for-drug-decriminalisation/ Fri, 26 Mar 2021 15:31:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/msps-approve-new-push-for-drug-decriminalisation/ UK Govt rebuffs latest call to decriminalise drugs in Scotland https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-govt-rebuffs-latest-call-to-decriminalise-drugs-in-scotland/ Fri, 12 Mar 2021 14:40:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/uk-govt-rebuffs-latest-call-to-decriminalise-drugs-in-scotland/ Police Commissioner wants 'cannabis for convicts' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-commissioner-wants-cannabis-for-convicts/ Wed, 03 Mar 2021 14:45:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-commissioner-wants-cannabis-for-convicts/ ‘Cannabis killed my daughter’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-killed-my-daughter/ Mon, 01 Feb 2021 12:02:15 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-killed-my-daughter/ PM pledges to ‘cut the head off the snake’ in fight against drugs-trade https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-pledges-to-cut-the-head-off-the-snake-in-fight-against-drugs-trade/ Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:36:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-pledges-to-cut-the-head-off-the-snake-in-fight-against-drugs-trade/ Drug use among young people twice ONS estimate https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-use-among-young-people-twice-ons-estimate/ Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:49:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-use-among-young-people-twice-ons-estimate/ US: Pot-smoking teens with mental health disorders three times more likely to self-harm https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-pot-smoking-teens-with-mental-health-disorders-three-times-more-likely-to-self-harm/ Fri, 22 Jan 2021 10:55:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/us-pot-smoking-teens-with-mental-health-disorders-three-times-more-likely-to-self-harm/