The Christian Institute - Drugs News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs The latest drugs news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Mon, 17 May 2021 13:46:20 +0000 Mon, 17 May 2021 13:46:20 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) 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/ UN downplays cannabis danger https://www.christian.org.uk/news/un-downplays-cannabis-danger/ Thu, 21 Jan 2021 15:36:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/un-downplays-cannabis-danger/ Students given drug test kits at Bristol Uni https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-given-drug-test-kits-at-bristol-uni/ Fri, 08 Jan 2021 15:51:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-given-drug-test-kits-at-bristol-uni/ Drug ‘shooting gallery’ operators could be sued by users, warns UK Govt https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-shooting-gallery-operators-could-be-sued-by-users-warns-uk-govt/ Tue, 29 Dec 2020 13:40:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-shooting-gallery-operators-could-be-sued-by-users-warns-uk-govt/ Scot drug deaths highest on record https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-drug-deaths-highest-on-record/ Wed, 23 Dec 2020 09:21:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-drug-deaths-highest-on-record/ Minimum alcohol pricing a potential ‘life-saver’, say experts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-alcohol-pricing-a-potential-life-saver-say-experts/ Thu, 17 Dec 2020 13:44:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-alcohol-pricing-a-potential-life-saver-say-experts/ Police turn blind eye to cannabis users with ‘get out of jail free’ cards https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-turn-blind-eye-to-cannabis-users-with-get-out-of-jail-free-cards/ Wed, 09 Dec 2020 09:02:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-turn-blind-eye-to-cannabis-users-with-get-out-of-jail-free-cards/ Stronger cannabis posing greater threat to health, say experts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/stronger-cannabis-posing-greater-threat-to-health-say-experts/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 16:09:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/stronger-cannabis-posing-greater-threat-to-health-say-experts/ ‘Slap on wrist’ for drug offenders fuels fears of back-door decriminalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/slap-on-wrist-for-drug-offenders-fuels-fears-of-back-door-decriminalisation/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 11:20:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/slap-on-wrist-for-drug-offenders-fuels-fears-of-back-door-decriminalisation/ NZ referendum rejects cannabis legalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-rejects-cannabis-legalisation/ Tue, 17 Nov 2020 12:08:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-rejects-cannabis-legalisation/