legalisation

News of Zealand

New Zealand to Hold Recreational Cannabis Referendum at the 2020 Election

Justice Minister Andrew Little said they still need to figure out exactly what the big question will be, but that the referendum will be binding.
Zoe Madden-Smith
12.18.18
Australia Today

Tokyo Is the Most Expensive Place in the World to Buy Weed

A gram of cannabis in Tokyo will set you back $40 according to the 2018 Cannabis Price Index.
Maddison Connaughton
1.31.18
crime

What Would Drug Dealers Do If All Drugs Were Legalised?

In a UK where legal narcotics were tightly regulated, would former dealers move into other areas of crime, or pack it all in?
Nick Chester
7.24.17
Weed Week

What a Legal Weed Market Would Look Like in the UK

Speaking to experts and campaigners about what to expect from a country filled with regulated cannabis.
Ali Cedar
4.19.17
Drugs

A New Zealander Called the Cops When a Drug Dealer Ghosted With Her Money

Betty did what any disgruntled customer would do.
Tess McClure
1.18.17
Stuff

What a Legal Recreational Drug Market Would Look Like in the UK

We spoke to a load of experts to understand how legalising weed, psychedelics, cocaine, pills and ketamine would actually work in Britain.
David Hillier
11.29.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Could the UK Finally See Medical Cannabis Legalised?

A group of MPs and peers is campaigning for the plant to become available to those who need it.
Biju Belinky
9.14.16
Stuff

A Quick Chat With the Man Who Legally Changed His Name to 'Free Cannabis'

Mr Cannabis has been planting weed seeds in Glastonbury council's flower displays for nearly 20 years, but one or two pissed off locals recently complained, thrusting Free into the limelight.
Kyle MacNeill
8.26.16
News

Photos of People Getting Stoned at Melbourne's 420

What is it about being stoned that brings 2000 people together in a park on a weekday afternoon? To find out, we asked them.
Julian Morgans
4.20.16
Stuff

Did Australia Just Legalise Marijuana to Avoid Embarrassment?

After the stoner sloth ads, legalising weed is a bit like buying a leather jacket.
Lee Zachariah
2.25.16
Stuff

How to Make Drug Taking Better in 2016

Governments around the world aren't making any great strides, so it looks like drug users are going to have to take it upon themselves.
Max Daly
1.7.16
Stuff

How Will Legalisation Affect Australia's Illicit Pot Do-Gooders?

A handful of locals already produce medicinal marijuana. We asked how they'll be affected by the legalisation of their business.
Paul Gregoire
11.26.15
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