Simon Harris needs to replace the Misuse of Drugs Acts 1977-2016 in its entirety and provide for the regulation of cannabis by 2020.

During the course of both my professional and academic career I have had to deal with the Misuse of Drugs Acts on many occasions, whether it was in the court room, the classroom, or indeed more recently attempting to amend the acts by virtue of the Controlled Drugs and Harm Reduction Bill 2017. In short I understand how it works, …