The man who co discovered the THC molecule has spoken out saying that cannabis should be made legal as it is only as harmful as cigarettes or alcohol.

Here hoping that our government are going to do more than put their fingers in their ears and fall back on worn out arguments that have no basis in fact!

Making it as available as alcohol would remove criminals from the supply chain and make users less likely to move on to hard narcotics, says Prof Roger Pertwee.

Licences could also stop vulnerable people obtaining the drug, he says, adding: