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# Cannabis

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Man arrested as cocaine and cannabis seized in Cork raid
A man in his 60s is being questioned at Gurranbraher Garda station on the city’s northside.
Two men due in court after €384k worth of cannabis plants seized in large scale operation
A number of searches were conducted under warrant at suspected cannabis growhouses on Monday.
Three men arrested after €384k worth of cannabis plants seized in large scale operation
A number of searches were conducted under warrant at suspected cannabis growhouses this morning.
Cannabis worth €1.3 million seized in Co Meath
Approximately 1,100 cannabis plants were discovered during the search operation.
Man arrested as cannabis worth €63,000 seized in Waterford city
Gardaí searched a residential property in the city yesterday evening.
Opinion: It was wrong to prosecute a 68-year-old Dublin woman for growing cannabis
Dr Cian Ó Concubhair and Dr Ian Marder say the DPP and Gardaí need a more common-sense approach in their application of certain drug laws.
CBD products being recalled in Ireland because they contain too much THC
THC is the active ingredient which gets users high.
Two charged after gardaí seize cannabis worth €133,600 in Dublin raid
The operation was part of a wider investigation in the Blanchardstown area.
Gardaí seize €160k of cannabis in Cork city
A man and woman were also arrested.
More people are using cocaine and ecstasy, but slightly fewer are using cannabis
Men are more than twice as likely as women to use drugs, according to a new survey.
Poll: Should cannabis be decriminalised for recreational use in Ireland?
Mexico’s Supreme Court decriminalised recreational marijuana use for adults earlier this week.
Mexico top court decriminalises recreational marijuana use
Pro-legalisation campaigners said the Supreme Court ruling left cannabis users facing many uncertainties.
'This is happening in plain sight': Telling the story of trafficked people working in Irish growhouses
A new artwork is based on the stories of people affected.
Man arrested after €592k worth of suspected cannabis seized during raid in Co Roscommon
The search was carried out at 3.30pm today by the Roscommon and Longford Divisional Drugs Unit.
Three arrested as gardaí seize €120k of cocaine and €225k of cannabis in separate raids
The seizure was made after a search of a number of houses in the Drogheda area.
€900,000 worth of cannabis herb seized during searches in Limerick city
Eight people aged between their 20s and 70s have been arrested, but one has since been released.
Gardaí arrest two men and seize €1.35m worth of cannabis herb in Meath operation
Detectives from the Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau searched a car and a house during the operation.
Gardaí in Lucan seize €60,000 worth of cannabis after following man in taxi
When he saw the patrol car, the man threw a number of items from the vehicle.
Man charged after gardaí seize €77,000 worth of cannabis in Roscommon
During the course of a search, gardaí discovered a “sophisticated” cannabis growhouse.
Poll: Should the possession of drugs for personal use be decriminalised?
Many groups have long called for drug use to be addressed as a social and health issue, rather than as a criminal justice issue.
A conviction for €4 worth of cannabis 'just defies logic', say campaigners
Possession of any amount of cannabis is illegal under Irish law.
Jail term for Dublin man who crashed scrambler bike while attempting to escape gardaí
Nathan Duffy (20) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to possession of cannabis for sale or supply.
Almost 40% favour legalising cannabis for recreational use, over 90% in favour of medicinal use
New polling by Red C on behalf of The Journal shines a light on the nation’s views on legalising cannabis.
Man arrested after cannabis worth €300,000 seized in Dublin
€5,000 in cash was also seized.
Two children (aged 3 and 4) hospitalised after eating suspected cannabis jellies
A person, who is not related to the children, is assisting gardaí in Coolock with their enquiries.
A man has been arrested as gardaí find an alleged cannabis cultivation operation at two houses in west Cork
The suspected cannabis plants were found at two properties in greenhouses and on open ground.
Blindboy Boatclub: If you're against cannabis in Ireland, you're against safe cannabis
The artist, author and podcaster asks if we should reconsider the prohibition model when it comes to cannabis use.
€200,000 worth of suspected cannabis seized by Gardaí in connection with Kilmore seizure
Investigations are currently ongoing.
€120,000 worth of suspected cannabis seized in Skerries
Two men in their 20s were arrested during searches.
Psychiatrists say cannabis is 'gravest threat' to youth mental health
Hospital admissions of young people with a cannabis-related diagnosis increased by 300% between 2005 and 2017.
Warning as teenager hospitalised after eating cannabis-infused sweets
The Food Safety Authority issued the warning today.
Man charged following seizure of €230k worth of drugs in Clondalkin
The cocaine and cannabis herb were seized by gardaí last Friday.
Man arrested after gardaí uncover 'sophisticated cannabis grow house'
€124,000 worth of cannabis herb was seized during the search in Co Roscommon today.
Man arrested after €328,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
€12,400 in cash was also seized by gardaí.
One arrest as €215k worth of drugs seized in Kildare
Cocaine, cannabis, and drug paraphernalia was seized.
Man arrested and €140k worth of cannabis seized during Covid-19 checkpoint in Cork
The man is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.
Two men arrested after €200,000 worth of cannabis herb seized during search of van
The seizure was made in the Gorteengrone area of Co Carlow yesterday evening.
Gardaí seize €400k worth of cannabis and freeze €130k in bank account after raiding 'elaborate grow house'
Gardaí also seized a car and a number of designer goods which they suspect to be the proceeds of crime.
Gardaí seize almost €180,000 worth of drugs in Drogheda
The drugs were found following a search of a vehicle last night.
Cannabis worth €1.8 million found hidden inside van at Ringaskiddy in Cork
The illegal drugs were concealed within the panels of a van.