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Post Prohibition World; Social Impacts of Legalization – Cannabis Video Digest (EP 005)

A Post Prohibition World; The Social Impact of Legal Medical Marijuana and more from the Cannabis Digest this week October 11th – 17th, 2014

with Owen Smith



Oct 11

UK Drug Policy Slow to Shift

By Mark Knowles

Mark Knowles keeps us up to speed with #Cannabis in the #UK

UK Drug Policy Slow to Shift – Cannabis Digest

Scotland has one of the worse records for “drug associated crime” in Europe; maybe a legalization model could have been implemented. We will never know




Oct 13

By Judith Stamps

Judith Stamps attends the SensibleBC conference and talks about lessons learned.

Marijuana in a Post Prohibition World: Reflections On Mark Haden’s views – Cannabis Digest



Oct 14

Top 5 Social Impacts of Legal Medical Marijuana

By Dieter Macpherson

Legal Medical Marijuana – 5 Social Impacts – Cannabis Digest

Legalizing Medical Marijuana can have profound positive impacts not only on a person, but a society




Oct 15

WILD WEST: Contrasting Clubs and L.P.’s

By Ted Smith

Ted Smith outlines the four ways to obtain medical #cannabis in Canada and the struggles of medical #marijuana distributors

The Wild West: Contrasting Clubs & LP’s – Cannabis Digest




Oct 16

5 Reasons Doctors Don’t Sign Pot Prescriptions

By Owen Smith

The Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons in #Canada suggests that “#doctors should be able to sign a declaration whereby a patient meets broad criteria for accessing #marijuana for medical use rather than a document akin to a prescription, to deal with issues of liability for clinicians.”

5 Reasons Doctors Don’t Sign Pot Prescriptions – Cannabis Digest



Oct 17

An Interview with Marc Emery

By Ted Smith

“That moment, opening the door and coming through was like going through a time/space portal, from a world of black & white into a starburst of colours.”

Flying High Again: An Interview with Marc Emery – Cannabis Digest

“Soon after Marc Emery was released from prison I bugged him to grant me an interview … Here is what he had to…


Owen Smith
Owen has been writing for the Cannabis Digest since 2009, covering a wide range of topics related to medical cannabis. Owen’s articles are closely related to his constitutional challenge to legalized cannabis edibles extracts and oils. He is the founder of Ethical Growth Consulting

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