Voting took place today December 11th in the house of commons to try and pass a bill through to legalise cannabis use.
MP’s voted against the plans with a majority of 14 and Norman Lambs proposals was thrown out of the window.
Lots of people including some celebs and political people wanted a change in the law because cannabis use is now out of control and the police are fighting a battle they cannot win anymore.
Cannabis (medicine) use has been proven to provide pain relief for those that need it, and helps with epilepsy.
Smoking this drug with the active ingredient THC has been proven to be 4 times worse than normal tobacco and after sometime of heavy use has caused psychosis in some individuals.