Cannabis Should be as Legal as Cigarettes because War on Drugs is a ‘Disaster’ Claims Labour MP

Writing for Mirror Online, Labour’s Paul Flynn says it is time for ‘timid’ MPs to show courage over a 220,000-strong petition

Cannabis should be as legal as cigarettes because the war on drugs is a ‘disaster’, the MP leading a historic debate has claimed.

Labour’s Paul Flynn says it is time for ‘timid’ MPs to show courage after 220,000 people signed a petition to make the sale, use and production of the Class B drug legal .

The government insists ‘substantial scientific evidence’ shows marijuana is ‘a harmful drug that can damage human health’ .

– Read the entire article at Mirror News.