13 Mar The Key Cannabis Evidence

These are the essential items of evidence that every cannabis campaigner should be familiar with:

  1. Cannabis Law Reform (CLEAR): www.clear-uk.org
  2. An Unaffordable Prejudice. A submission to the Home Affairs select committee. P.J., Reynolds, 1983. /wp-content/previous/media/uploads/2012/01/An-Unaffordable-Prejudice.pdf
  3. Endocannabinoid system. Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endocannabinoid_system
  4. A summary of the health harms of drugs. NHS, 2011. http://www.nta.nhs.uk/uploads/healthharmsfinal-v1.pdf
  5. Findings of Fact, Francis L. Young, DEA, 1988. http://www.ccguide.org/young88.php
  6. Taxing the UK Cannabis Market, M.J. Atha, S.Davies, IDMU, 2011. /wp-content/previous/media/uploads/2011/09/TaxUKCan.pdf
  7. The Daily Mail Reefer Madness Archive, D.Williams,CLEAR, 2011. http://clear-uk.org/the-daily-mail-reefer-madness-archive/
  8. Emerging Clinical Applications For Cannabis & Cannabinoids. A Review of the Recent Scientific Literature 2000 – 2011, NORML, 2011. http://norml.org/component/zoo/category/recent-research-on-medical-marijuana
  9. Phase III data on efficacy and tolerability of Sativex. GW Pharma, 2011. http://www.gwpharm.com/Phase%20III%20data%20on%20efficacy%20and%20tolerability%20of%20Sativex%20in%20MS%20spasticity%20presented%20at%20ECTRIMS.aspx
  10. If cannabis caused schizophrenia-how many cannabis users may need to be prevented in order to prevent one case of schizophrenia? Hickman et al. 2009. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2009.02736.x
  11. Assessing the impact of cannabis use on trends in diagnosed schizophrenia in the United Kingdom from 1996 to 2005. Frisher et al, Keele, 2009. http://www.ukcia.org/research/keele_study/Assessing-the-impact-of-cannabis.pdf
  12. Bringing cannabis back into the medicine cabinet, Prof. Les Iversen, 2010. http://vimeo.com/19315276
  13. European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/
  14. Cannabis: Classification and Public Health, ACMD, 2008. http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/publications/alcohol-drugs/drugs/acmd1/acmd-cannabis-report-2008