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Legalising cannabis would raise millions in tax, says government study

Legalising cannabis would raise millions in tax, says government study | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Leaked Treasury study, commissioned by the Liberal Democrats while in coalition, says the move would also save £200m a year in court and police costs

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Colorado has proved that legalising cannabis works, so it's about time we let the UK get high

Colorado has proved that legalising cannabis works, so it's about time we let the UK get high | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Six months ago the state of Colorado legalised marijuana. Now the THC dust has begun to settle on this landmark decision, it’s time to analyse the results and see what we can take home from them.
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The article quotes a report from the Institute for Social and Economic Research, which receives ESRC funding.

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