The Christian Institute - Drugs News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs The latest drugs news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:52:17 +0000 Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:52:17 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Home Office rejects latest call to decriminalise illegal drugs in Scotland https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-rejects-latest-call-to-decriminalise-illegal-drugs-in-scotland/ Fri, 08 Nov 2019 10:47:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-rejects-latest-call-to-decriminalise-illegal-drugs-in-scotland/ 'Taking medical cannabis for mental health illnesses can't be justified' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/taking-medical-cannabis-for-mental-health-illnesses-cant-be-justified/ Wed, 30 Oct 2019 13:37:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/taking-medical-cannabis-for-mental-health-illnesses-cant-be-justified/ Parents warned about social media drug dealing https://www.christian.org.uk/news/parents-warned-about-social-media-drug-dealing/ Tue, 29 Oct 2019 16:26:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/parents-warned-about-social-media-drug-dealing/ Govt rejects MPs call to decriminalise all drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-rejects-mps-call-to-decriminalise-all-drugs/ Wed, 23 Oct 2019 14:18:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-rejects-mps-call-to-decriminalise-all-drugs/ ‘Drugs aren’t harmless – they are highly destructive’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs-arent-harmless-they-are-highly-destructive/ Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:16:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs-arent-harmless-they-are-highly-destructive/ SNP seeks to decriminalise illegal drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/snp-seeks-to-decriminalise-illegal-drugs/ Mon, 14 Oct 2019 14:45:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/snp-seeks-to-decriminalise-illegal-drugs/ City mayor slams police chief’s plan to give free heroin to criminals https://www.christian.org.uk/news/city-mayor-slams-police-chiefs-plan-to-give-free-heroin-to-criminals/ Tue, 08 Oct 2019 10:21:38 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/city-mayor-slams-police-chiefs-plan-to-give-free-heroin-to-criminals/ Minimum pricing dents Scotland’s alcohol consumption https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-pricing-dents-scotlands-alcohol-consumption/ Fri, 27 Sep 2019 12:00:11 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-pricing-dents-scotlands-alcohol-consumption/ Top police officer: 'Don’t legalise drugs' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/top-police-officer-dont-legalise-drugs/ Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:25:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/top-police-officer-dont-legalise-drugs/ Welsh police told to take drugs laws seriously https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-police-told-to-take-drugs-laws-seriously/ Fri, 06 Sep 2019 09:16:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/welsh-police-told-to-take-drugs-laws-seriously/ Britain branded the ‘drug capital of Europe’ amid addiction crisis https://www.christian.org.uk/news/britain-branded-the-drug-capital-of-europe-amid-addiction-crisis/ Thu, 29 Aug 2019 13:34:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/britain-branded-the-drug-capital-of-europe-amid-addiction-crisis/ Dublin Council puts brakes on heroin centre near primary school https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dublin-council-puts-brakes-on-heroin-centre-near-primary-school/ Wed, 28 Aug 2019 14:55:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dublin-council-puts-brakes-on-heroin-centre-near-primary-school/ Record number of drug deaths revealed https://www.christian.org.uk/news/record-number-of-drug-deaths-revealed/ Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:05:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/record-number-of-drug-deaths-revealed/ Doctors told: Don’t give out cannabis-based drugs for chronic pain https://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-told-dont-give-out-cannabis-based-drugs-for-chronic-pain/ Fri, 09 Aug 2019 11:28:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-told-dont-give-out-cannabis-based-drugs-for-chronic-pain/ Home Office rejects proposals for drug ‘shooting galleries’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-rejects-proposals-for-drug-shooting-galleries/ Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:47:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/home-office-rejects-proposals-for-drug-shooting-galleries/ Calls for minimum unit pricing in England amid NHS alcohol abuse crisis https://www.christian.org.uk/news/calls-for-minimum-unit-pricing-in-england-amid-nhs-alcohol-abuse-crisis/ Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:05:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/calls-for-minimum-unit-pricing-in-england-amid-nhs-alcohol-abuse-crisis/ Drug rooms ‘not legal’ says top lawyer https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-rooms-not-legal-says-top-lawyer/ Thu, 18 Jul 2019 09:44:49 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-rooms-not-legal-says-top-lawyer/ Scots cocaine deaths quadruple in three years https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-cocaine-deaths-quadruple-in-three-years/ Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:04:09 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-cocaine-deaths-quadruple-in-three-years/ Docs unwilling to prescribe medicinal cannabis until it's tested https://www.christian.org.uk/news/docs-unwilling-to-prescribe-medicinal-cannabis-until-its-tested/ Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:55:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/docs-unwilling-to-prescribe-medicinal-cannabis-until-its-tested/ NHS launches new clinic to deal with cannabis psychosis epidemic https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-launches-new-clinic-to-deal-with-cannabis-psychosis-epidemic/ Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:24:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-launches-new-clinic-to-deal-with-cannabis-psychosis-epidemic/