04 Nov 2012

News Release – Corby By-Election – The UK Policy On Medicinal Cannabis Is Dishonest And Cruel

Contact: Peter ReynoldsTel: [email protected] IMMEDIATE RELEASE - NO EMBARGOThe UK Policy On Medicinal Cannabis Is Dishonest And CruelBritain is one of only two countries in Europe that denies traditional medicinal cannabis to its residents. The UK government maintains cannabis in schedule 1 of the Misuse of Drugs Regulations which states that it has no medicinal value. The Home Office regularly confirms this position in response to enquiries. Whatever scientific evidence is offered, its position remains "there is...

02 Nov 2012

News Release – Corby By-Election – A CLEAR Message To The People Of Corby

Contact: Peter ReynoldsTel: [email protected] IMMEDIATE RELEASE - NO EMBARGO A CLEAR Message To The People Of Corby."If you vote for Labour or Tory you will have wasted your vote. It will mean nothing and nothing will change. Please give CLEAR your protest vote."Cannabis Law Reform (CLEAR) has published its leaflet for the Corby & East Northants by-election. It will be delivered to every household in the constituency and handed out in town and village centres during the election campaign.CLEAR...

01 Nov 2012

News Release – Corby By-Election – The Cost Of Cannabis Prohibition

Contact: Peter ReynoldsTel: [email protected] IMMEDIATE RELEASE - NO EMBARGOCANNABIS PROHIBITION - A HUGE COST At a time when vital public services are being cut, the cost of cannabis prohibition makes no sense The cannabis trade is huge industry. A staggering £10,000,000 is spent in the Corby area every year on cannabis, this is all money going to the illegal black market. None of this money comes back into the community to fund schools, hospitals or any...

03 Sep 2012

PRESS RELEASE – CLEAR To Contest The Corby By-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3rd September 2012 CLEAR To Contest The Corby By-ElectionPeter Reynolds, who was elected as leader of CLEAR in February 2011, will stand as a candidate in the forthcoming Corby & East Northamptonshire by-election, expected to take place on 15th November 2012. CLEAR is a single issue political party which seeks an end to the prohibition of cannabis, most urgently by allowing doctors to prescribe it as medicine. It also advocates a tax and regulate policy...

19 Jan 2012

CLEAR 2012 Conference – First Call For Papers

The CLEAR 2012 conference will be held at The Falcon pub in Queen's Park, west London from 13th - 15th April. The delegate fee for the conference is £45.00. This will cover attendance at all items on the conference agenda. There will be no reduction for part time attendance. Concessions for the unwaged or those on a low income will be considered on an individual basis by the executive committee. Delegates must be...

08 Jan 2012

An Apology From Peter Reynolds

I have already made this apology on many forums, Facebook pages and individual messages. I am extremely sorry if any of the articles on my personal website or any comments I have made at any time have offended anyone. The articles in question were written at least two years ago and were intended to be provocative and controversial. Had I known that one day I would be elected a leader of a political party I would have chosen...

06 Jan 2012

Sanj Chowdhary Suspended From CLEAR Executive Committee

It is with great sadness that we announce the suspension of Sanj Chowdhary from the executive committee. This was as a result of an urgent motion proposed by Mark Palmer, seconded by Des Humphrey and carried by a majority decision of the executive - a unanimous vote of those available online. Sanj has lost the trust of the committee. He had taken it upon himself to canvass the membership via Facebook without consulting the committee first. After lengthy discussions...

24 Dec 2011

Peter Reynolds Voted UK Politician Of The Year 2011

THE leader of Cannabis Law Reform, a registered political party campaigning to end the prohibition of cannabis in Britain, has topped a poll for UK Politician of the Year in 2011. In a poll by the Politics UK website, Peter Reynolds, leader of Cannabis Law Reform (CLEAR), was voted UK Politician of the Year 2011. Votes cast for the top five nominees were as follows. Peter Reynolds 801 (23%) Alex Salmond 331 (9.5%) Caroline Lucas 217 (6.2%) Tom Watson 198...

31 Oct 2011

Sheffield Police And Judge Engaged In ‘Brutal Terrorism’ Against The Public

Press Release For immediate release 31st October 2011Sheffield Police And Judge Engaged In 'Brutal Terrorism' Against The PublicThe Sheffield police and Judge Alan Goldsack QC, recorder of Sheffield, are promoting false science, misinformation, prejudice and discrimination against people who use cannabis. According to independent research, based on national averages and official population statistics, 138,000 people in Sheffield will use cannabis in their lifetime and more than 33,000 use it regularly (at least once...

27 Sep 2011

PRESS RELEASE. Cannabis Truth Roadshow In Carmarthen, Saturday 1st October 2011

CANNABIS TRUTH ROADSHOW IN CARMARTHEN, SATURDAY 1ST OCTOBER 2011Cannabis Law Reform (CLEAR), the UK political party, is bringing the truth about cannabis to Carmarthen this coming Saturday, 1st October 2011. The roadshow will be setting up in Guild Hall Square from 10.00am. There will be speeches, Q&A sessions, informative leaflets and personal testimonies from those who use cannabis as medicine. Jonathan Edwards and Simon Hart, local MPs, have been invited to speak. Local councillors from Labour,...