Wootton Report – The United Kingdom’s First Report on Cannabis in 1969

Britain Debate Marijuana Legalization

The British initiated the Indian Hemp Drugs Commission report in the late 1800’s, however, hadn’t had a detailed study of cannabis in Britain until 1968. In that year, Barbara Wootton, the chair of the Sub-committee on Hallucinogens of the UK Home Office Advisory Committee on Drug Dependence set out to compile a report on cannabis […]