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#Cannabis

# cannabis - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Cannabis worth €2.5 million and two hand grenades seized in Meath
# Gormanston
# Gormanston

Cannabis worth €2.5 million and two hand grenades seized in Meath

May 8th 2019, 9:49 PM 20,273 Views 22 Comments

A male was arrested at the property in Gormanston, Co Meath.

# cannabis - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

The Explainer: Can Ireland grow its own medicinal cannabis?
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

The Explainer: Can Ireland grow its own medicinal cannabis?

May 7th 2019, 6:10 AM 11,212 Views 12 Comments

This will make it significantly less of a grey area in Irish law – and it could also herald the start of the Irish cannabis industry.

# cannabis - Friday 3 May, 2019

First-time cannabis users on the rise in Canada since legalisation
# High Demand
# High Demand

First-time cannabis users on the rise in Canada since legalisation

May 3rd 2019, 9:54 PM 17,837 Views 49 Comments

Those most likely to give it a go for the first time were men aged 45 to 64.

# cannabis - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized

Apr 24th 2019, 11:01 AM 17,597 Views 20 Comments

Two vehicles were intercepted in the Ballyfermot area of Dublin yesterday evening.

# cannabis - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Kilo of cannabis seized by gardaí and revenue in Portlaoise searches
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Kilo of cannabis seized by gardaí and revenue in Portlaoise searches

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:50 PM 15,381 Views 26 Comments

Three men were arrested.

# cannabis - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Two to appear in court over seizure of €1.3m worth of cannabis in Waterford
# Seizure
# Seizure

Two to appear in court over seizure of €1.3m worth of cannabis in Waterford

Apr 20th 2019, 8:27 AM 11,286 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were seized from a grow house on Thursday.

# cannabis - Friday 19 April, 2019

Cannabis worth €800,000 seized after 'substantial' grow house found at Waterford industrial estate
# Tramore
# Tramore

Cannabis worth €800,000 seized after 'substantial' grow house found at Waterford industrial estate

Apr 19th 2019, 1:02 PM 16,831 Views 39 Comments

The seizure was made at around 6pm last night.

# cannabis - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'I'm no expert in the cultivation of cannabis': Taoiseach supports idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis in the future
# Interview
# Interview

'I'm no expert in the cultivation of cannabis': Taoiseach supports idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis in the future

Apr 16th 2019, 12:05 AM 30,064 Views 46 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie, Varadkar discussed John Delaney, Brexit, Peter Casey and the European elections.

# cannabis - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Man (58) due in court over Limerick drugs seizure
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Man (58) due in court over Limerick drugs seizure

Apr 6th 2019, 1:29 PM 10,095 Views 0 Comments

A second man has been released without charge following the cannabis seizure.

# cannabis - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Almost 3 million contraband cigarettes seized from property in Kildare
# Newhall
# Newhall

Almost 3 million contraband cigarettes seized from property in Kildare

Apr 4th 2019, 8:17 PM 12,455 Views 7 Comments

The cigarettes would have represented a loss to the Exchequer of €1.3 million.

# cannabis - Sunday 31 March, 2019

After long delays, the Irish government has finally found a medicinal cannabis supplier
# Access Scheme
# Access Scheme

After long delays, the Irish government has finally found a medicinal cannabis supplier

Mar 31st 2019, 12:10 AM 45,573 Views 42 Comments

The Irish government has found a cannabis supplier in Denmark which can import to Ireland.

# cannabis - Friday 29 March, 2019

130 cannabis plants seized after gardaí discover grow house in Louth
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

130 cannabis plants seized after gardaí discover grow house in Louth

Mar 29th 2019, 8:07 PM 14,701 Views 30 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested following the search this afternoon.

# cannabis - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Two men arrested after firearm and drugs worth €320,000 seized during house search
# Cannabis And Cocaine
# Cannabis And Cocaine

Two men arrested after firearm and drugs worth €320,000 seized during house search

Mar 21st 2019, 5:57 PM 22,922 Views 8 Comments

The search was carried out in East Galway earlier today.

# cannabis - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Cannabis and cocaine are most common drugs used by people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse
# Addiction
# Addiction

Cannabis and cocaine are most common drugs used by people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse

Mar 20th 2019, 10:57 AM 15,366 Views 42 Comments

There has been a decrease in the number of alcohol dependency cases being treated in recent years, but an increase in their severity.

New study makes strong link between use of potent cannabis and psychosis
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

New study makes strong link between use of potent cannabis and psychosis

Mar 20th 2019, 6:05 AM 51,742 Views 56 Comments

A new study published in The Lancet has found how cannabis use affects the incidence of psychosis.

# cannabis - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Woman charged over seizure of €196,000 and drugs in Limerick
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Woman charged over seizure of €196,000 and drugs in Limerick

Mar 17th 2019, 11:28 AM 27,695 Views 0 Comments

A man was released without charge.

# cannabis - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Gardaí arrest two in Portugal over Cork cannabis haul
# Lisbon
# Lisbon

Gardaí arrest two in Portugal over Cork cannabis haul

Mar 14th 2019, 2:01 PM 15,764 Views 0 Comments

The pair were brought to Bandon Garda Station.

# cannabis - Monday 11 March, 2019

Three people charged after gardaí discover €200k worth of cannabis in Sligo house
# Drugs
# Drugs

Three people charged after gardaí discover €200k worth of cannabis in Sligo house

Mar 11th 2019, 7:33 AM 11,234 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were found during the search of a house at Cloonloo at around noon on Saturday.

# cannabis - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Photos: Three arrested after gardaí discover €200k worth of cannabis in Sligo house
# Cloonloo
# Cloonloo

Photos: Three arrested after gardaí discover €200k worth of cannabis in Sligo house

Mar 10th 2019, 1:18 PM 22,055 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí discovered a significant cannabis cultivation operation in rural Cloonloo.

# cannabis - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Man (50s) and woman (30s) arrested after drugs worth €865,000 seized
# Meath
# Meath

Man (50s) and woman (30s) arrested after drugs worth €865,000 seized

Mar 9th 2019, 6:28 PM 33,103 Views 20 Comments

Cocaine, MDMA, cannabis in herbal form and diamorphine were among the substances seized.

Two men and woman arrested in Limerick after cannabis, loaded pistol and silencer seized
# Newcastlewest
# Newcastlewest

Two men and woman arrested in Limerick after cannabis, loaded pistol and silencer seized

Mar 9th 2019, 5:33 PM 20,202 Views 0 Comments

One of those arrested, a 29-year-old man, has appeared in court this evening.

# cannabis - Friday 8 March, 2019

Man arrested and €360,000 worth of cannabis herb seized after van searched in Dublin
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested and €360,000 worth of cannabis herb seized after van searched in Dublin

Mar 8th 2019, 12:37 PM 21,152 Views 69 Comments

He is currently detained in Ballymun Garda Station.

# cannabis - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Man (30s) arrested after cannabis worth €235,000 seized at Carlow growhouse
# Tullow Road
# Tullow Road

Man (30s) arrested after cannabis worth €235,000 seized at Carlow growhouse

Mar 5th 2019, 5:51 PM 16,827 Views 17 Comments

Separately, €20,000 worth of weed was seized at the Dublin Mail Centre in two parcels labelled as “diaries”.

# cannabis - Monday 4 March, 2019

Three people due in court over seizure of cannabis plants worth €640,000
# Court
# Court

Three people due in court over seizure of cannabis plants worth €640,000

Mar 4th 2019, 7:37 AM 11,599 Views 0 Comments

Nine people were arrested over the weekend in connection with the seizure.

# cannabis - Sunday 3 March, 2019

9 people arrested and cannabis plants worth €640,000 seized in organised crime crackdown
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

9 people arrested and cannabis plants worth €640,000 seized in organised crime crackdown

Mar 3rd 2019, 10:22 AM 24,165 Views 49 Comments

Over 800 cannabis plants at various stages of growth were discovered in Dublin.

# cannabis - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Man (40s) charged after cocaine and cannabis worth over €716,000 seized
# Cork
# Cork

Man (40s) charged after cocaine and cannabis worth over €716,000 seized

Updated Feb 24th 2019, 1:28 PM 24,068 Views 0 Comments

Three locations on the northside of Cork and north county Cork were searched by gardaí yesterday.

# cannabis - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Three men charged after cocaine and cannabis herb worth around €250k seized
# Drugs
# Drugs

Three men charged after cocaine and cannabis herb worth around €250k seized

Updated Feb 21st 2019, 9:20 PM 31,481 Views 0 Comments

A number of searches were carried out in the Enniskerry, Tallaght and Ballymun areas yesterday.

# cannabis - Friday 8 February, 2019

Gardaí targeting west Dublin criminals seize bagful of cannabis after stopping car in Longford
# Edgeworthstown
# Edgeworthstown

Gardaí targeting west Dublin criminals seize bagful of cannabis after stopping car in Longford

Feb 8th 2019, 10:11 AM 17,519 Views 22 Comments

The seizure is estimated to be worth €200,000.

# cannabis - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Man arrested in connection with discovery of cannabis factory in Co Limerick
# Bruff
# Bruff

Man arrested in connection with discovery of cannabis factory in Co Limerick

Feb 5th 2019, 5:47 PM 12,762 Views 9 Comments

Two local gardaí discovered the cannabis making plant when responding to a fire in the building.

# cannabis - Monday 4 February, 2019

'Significant' amount of suspected cannabis plants destroyed following grow-house fire
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Significant' amount of suspected cannabis plants destroyed following grow-house fire

Feb 4th 2019, 9:15 PM 18,291 Views 12 Comments

The fire broke out in a bed in Bruff, Co Limerick in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# cannabis - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda
# Co Louth
# Co Louth

Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda

Jan 23rd 2019, 7:24 PM 23,144 Views 17 Comments

A search was carried out in the Drogheda area at 9am today.

Irish farmers 'could be given licences to grow cannabis in the future'
# Farming Diversification
# Farming Diversification

Irish farmers 'could be given licences to grow cannabis in the future'

Jan 23rd 2019, 12:05 AM 30,050 Views 38 Comments

The Department of Health said it may review its policy given its difficulty in sourcing cannabis product.

# cannabis - Monday 21 January, 2019

Men jailed for importing almost £50 million worth of drugs into the UK
# TOMATO TINS
# TOMATO TINS

Men jailed for importing almost £50 million worth of drugs into the UK

Jan 21st 2019, 3:05 PM 22,788 Views 11 Comments

The pair were involved in the importation of cannabis and a drug used to treat insomnia.

# cannabis - Friday 18 January, 2019

Man (40s) arrested at 450-plant growhouse in Waterford business park
# Tramore
# Tramore

Man (40s) arrested at 450-plant growhouse in Waterford business park

Jan 18th 2019, 5:53 PM 31,826 Views 66 Comments

The seizure has an estimated street value of €360,000.

# cannabis - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Three men arrested after cannabis worth €300,000 is seized in Mayo
# Swinford
# Swinford

Three men arrested after cannabis worth €300,000 is seized in Mayo

Jan 6th 2019, 9:35 AM 33,760 Views 0 Comments

Two houses were searched by gardaí yesterday evening.

# cannabis - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

IFA willing to meet health minister after he backs idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis
# Medicinal Use
# Medicinal Use

IFA willing to meet health minister after he backs idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis

Dec 25th 2018, 5:00 PM 28,675 Views 57 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris says he would like to see Irish farmers growing cannabis crops.

# cannabis - Friday 21 December, 2018

Detector dog James helps seize €220k worth of cannabis at Dublin Port
# Collared
# Collared

Detector dog James helps seize €220k worth of cannabis at Dublin Port

Dec 21st 2018, 7:55 PM 14,550 Views 34 Comments

The drugs were found concealed in a consignment said to contain flat pack tables.

# cannabis - Friday 7 December, 2018

Man (20s) charged over €200k drugs find in Finglas
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Man (20s) charged over €200k drugs find in Finglas

Dec 7th 2018, 8:04 PM 14,450 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí searched a house in the Dublin suburb last night prior to the arrest.

# cannabis - Monday 3 December, 2018

Gardaí seize 320 cannabis plants at 'sophisticated' Monaghan growhouse
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Gardaí seize 320 cannabis plants at 'sophisticated' Monaghan growhouse

Dec 3rd 2018, 10:32 AM 14,040 Views 24 Comments

No arrests have been made in relation to the seizure.

# cannabis - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Gardaí seize €90,000 worth of drugs, cash and stun gun in north Dublin
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Gardaí seize €90,000 worth of drugs, cash and stun gun in north Dublin

Dec 2nd 2018, 7:30 AM 15,659 Views 20 Comments

The seizure was made as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of drugs.