Medical cannabis siezed in Shetland

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A legal medical cannabis user's prescription was siezed by Police Scotland. However, it was returned after campaigning by Stakeholders including Dr. Ross

Period16 Mar 2022

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  • TitleMedicinal cannabis siezed in the post a first for the police
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletShetland news
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionChief inspector Stuart Clemenson said it was the first time for officers in the Highlands and Islands division, and “perhaps even across Scotland”, that a drugs dog had picked up a parcel containing legal cannabis at a Royal Mail sorting office.
    PersonsAnna Ross