‘Miracle’ hedgehog forced to smoke cannabis before being thrown into river

A hedgehog was forced to smoke cannabis before being thrown into a river by a group of yobs. The incident happened at Memorial Gardens in Market Harborough town centre, Leicestershire, where the youngsters were seen blowing cannabis smoke into a bag containing the hedgehog. According to shocked witnesses, the group then tipped the bag out into the River Welland, and

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‘Sadist’ kidnappers brutally tortured student and robbed him of life savings

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox "Sadistic" kidnappers tortured a student and robbed him of his life savings. Zakariya Osman, 25, and Harris Saqib, 24, both of no fixed address, stubbed cigarettes out on the 21-year-old's body, threatened to murder him and forced him to hand over almost

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Cannabis-laced sweets land kids in hospital as police issue stark warning

Several schoolchildren were rushed to hospital after eating gummy sweets laced with cannabis as police issue an urgent warning to parents in south London. The pupils, from the Sutton area, had to receive urgent treatment after suffering side effects on March 12, with more falling ill since. The sweets look like normal gummy bears or similar treats but are infused

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Legal Weed Is Coming to New Jersey — But How Will That Work?

Election Day marked a turning point in the United State’s war on drugs, as Oregon decriminalized possession of drugs, Mississippi approved medical marijuana, and New Jersey passed its Question 1 proposed constitutional amendment legalizing cannabis. As the year draws to a close, however, just what needs to be done to make weed legal in the Garden State? The Election Day

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Police chiefs back ‘cannabis card’ which will decriminalise drug for millions

Police have backed a new system of "cannabis cards" for medicinal users which would effectively decriminalise the drug. Around 3.5 million Brits with health conditions would be allowed to use the card, according to reports on the proposals in The Times. Cancer patients, depression sufferers and people with epilepsy would be eligible to use and as they would be a

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First probable vaping-related illness reported in Newfoundland and Labrador

Health officials in Newfoundland and Labrador have reported the province’s first probable case of a lung illness related to vaping. The province’s chief medical officer confirmed Friday that a person became ill in late 2019 after using a cannabis product, which was not available for testing. The person was hospitalized but has since recovered. The province did not release further

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