Posts Tagged ‘ Cannabis ’

News in Brief – We Need To Talk About Alan



Hold the phone, it’s hot outside! Well, NIB doesn’t know where you are but it’s hot here! Hurrah!

Despite that though we need to talk about Alan.

Despite being sacked (resigned, whatever?!) Shatter still seems to be up to something scheduling secret meetings with Enda. Sinn Fein have kicked off about it because they weren’t invited to what was bound to be a jelly and ice-cream event, but the Taoiseach’s office has stated it was simply a misunderstanding and no meetings actually took place. Neither Shatter nor Kenny was available to comment as both were busy naked jelly wrestling. Continue reading

Flanagan Unveils Cannabis Regulation Bill


Independent TD Luke Flanagan has unveiled details of the Cannabis Regulation Bill 2013, which he will present to his Dáil colleagues on November 6.

The unveiling came at the launch of NORML Ireland , a group which seeks to gain recognition for the rights of people to peacefully pursue activities relating to cannabis without unwarranted intervention by the authorities. Continue reading

Two Arrested As Drugs Seized In Sligo


A man and a woman have been arrested and a quantity of cannabis herb has been seized following a stop and search of a vehicle in Ballymote yesterday evening.

Gardaí stopped a car on the N4 at Castlebaldwin, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. When the car was searched Gardaí recovered 4kg of cannabis resin with an estimated street value of €80,000 subject to analysis. Continue reading