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Montanari, Linda and Guarita, Bruno and Mounteney, Jane and Zipfel, Nina and Simon, Roland (2017) Cannabis use among people entering drug treatment in Europe: a growing phenomenon? European Addiction Research , 23 , (3) , pp. 113-121.

Crowley, Des and Collins, Claire and Delargy, Ide and Laird, Eamon and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2017) Irish general practitioner attitudes toward decriminalisation and medical use of cannabis: results from a national survey. Harm Reduction Journal , 14 , (1) , p. 4.

Millar, Sean (2017) Results from fourth general population survey on illicit drug use in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 60, Winter 2017 , pp. 1-5.

Millar, Sean (2017) Sixth ESPAD survey report published. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 60, Winter 2017 , pp. 10-11.

Reynolds, CME and Egan, B and McKeating, A and Daly, N and Sheehan, SR and Turner, MJ (2017) Five year trends in maternal smoking behaviour reported at the first prenatal appointment. Irish Journal of Medical Science , Early online .

Smyth, Bobby P and Hannigan, A and Cullen, Walter (2016) Cocaine use in young adults: correlation with early onset cannabis, alcohol and tobacco use. Irish Medical Journal , 109 , (9) .

Galvin, Brian (2016) European drug trends 2016. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 58, Summer 2016 , pp. 12-13.

Hindocha, Chandni and Freeman, Tom P and Ferris, Jason and Lynskey, Michael T and Winstock, Adam (2016) No smoke without tobacco: a global overview of cannabis and tobacco routes of administration and their association with intention to quit. Frontiers in Psychiatry , 7 , (104) .

Pike, Brigid (2016) Terminology and information on drugs. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 57, Spring 2016 , p. 13.

Mongan, Deirdre (2016) Health behaviour in school-aged children, 2014. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 56, Winter 2016 , pp. 14-16.

Leemaqz, Shalem Y and Dekker, Gustaaf A and McCowan, Lesley ME and Kenny, Louise C and Myers, Jenny and Simpson, Nigel AB and Poston, Lucilla and Roberts, Claire T (2016) Maternal marijuana use has independent effects on risk for spontaneous preterm birth but not other common late pregnancy complications. Reproductive Toxicology , 62 , pp. 77-86.

McGowan, Hugh (2016) The blunt truth: can marijuana fund better healthcare? RCSI Student Medical Journal , 9 , (1) , pp. 100-102.

Barrett, P and Bradley, C (2016) Attitudes and perceived risk of cannabis use in Irish adolescents. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 185 , (3) , pp. 643-647.

Spechler, Philip A and Orr, Catherine A and Chaarani, Bader and Kan, Kees-Jan and Mackey, Scott and Morton, Aaron and Snowe, Mitchell P and Hudson, Kelsey E and Althoff, Robert R and Higgins, Stephen T and Cattrell, Anna and Flor, Herta and Nees, Frauke and Banaschewski, Tobias and Bokde, Arun L W and Whelan, Robert and Büchel, Christian and Bromberg, Uli and Conrod, Patricia and Frouin, Vincent and Papadopoulos, Dimitri and Gallinat, Jurgen and Heinz, Andreas and Walter, Henrik and Ittermann, Bernd and Gowland, Penny and Paus, Tomáš and Poustka, Luise and Martinot, Jean-Luc and Artiges, Eric and Smolka, Michael N and Schumann, Gunter and Garavan, Hugh (2015) Cannabis use in early adolescence: Evidence of amygdala hypersensitivity to signals of threat. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience , 16 , pp. 63-70.

Gage, Suzanne H and Hickman, Matthew and Heron, Jon and Munafo, Marcus R and Lewis, Glyn and Macleod, John and Zammit, Stanley (2015) Associations of cannabis and cigarette use with depression and anxiety at age 18: findings from the Avon longitudinal study of parents and children. PLoS ONE , 10 , (4) .

Harley, M and Connor, D and Clarke, MC and Kelleher, I and Coughlan, H and Lynch, F and Fitzpatrick, C and Cannon, M (2015) Prevalence of Mental Disorder among young adults in Ireland: a population based study. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine , 32 , (Special issue 1) , pp. 79-91.

Deasy, Christine and Coughlan, Barry and Pironom, Julie and Jourdan, Didier and Mcnamara, Patricia Mannix (2015) Psychological distress and lifestyle of students: implications for health promotion. Health Promotion International , 30 , (1) , pp. 77-87.

Schaffalitzky, Elisabeth and Leahy, D and Cullen, Walter and Gavin, B and Latham, Linda and O'Connor, R and Smyth, Bobby P and O'Dea, Ellen and Ryan, S (2015) Youth mental health in deprived urban areas: a Delphi study on the role of the GP in early intervention. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 184 , (4) , pp. 831-843.

Hublet, Anne and Bendtsen, Pernille and de Looze, Margaretha and Fotiou, Anastasios and Donnelly, Peter and Vilhjalmsson, Runar and Baska, Tibor and Aasvee, Katrin and Franelic, Iva Pejnovic and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and ter Bogt, Tom (2015) Trends in the co-occurrence of tobacco and cannabis use in 15-year-olds from 2002 to 2010 in 28 countries of Europe and North America. European Journal of Public Health , 25 , (Supplement 2) , pp. 73-75.

Smyth, Bobby P (2015) Treatment outcome for adolescents abusing alcohol and cannabis: how many 'reliably improve'? Irish Medical Journal , 108 , (5) , pp. 137-139.

Carey, Susan E and Nestor, Liam and Jones, Jennifer and Garavan, Hugh and Hester, Robert (2015) Impaired learning from errors in cannabis users: Dorsal anterior cingulate cortex and hippocampus hypoactivity. Drug and Alcohol Dependence , 155 , pp. 175-182.

Dines, Alison M and Wood, David M and Yates, Christopher and Heyerdahl, Fridtjof and Hovda, Knut Erik and Giraudon, Isabelle and Sedefov, Roumen and Dargan, Paul I (2015) Acute recreational drug and new psychoactive substance toxicity in Europe: 12 months data collection from the European Drug Emergencies Network (Euro-DEN). Clinical Toxicology , 53 , (9) , pp. 893-900.

Filbey, Francesca M and Aslan, Sina and Calhoun, Vince D and Spence, Jeffrey S and Damaraju, Eswar and Caprihan, Arvind and Segall, Judith (2014) Long-term effects of marijuana use on the brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , 111 , (47) , pp. 16913-16918.

Behan, B and Connolly, CG and Datwani, S and Doucet, M and Ivanovic, J and Morioka, R and Stone, A and Watts, R and Smyth, Bobby P and Garavan, Hugh (2014) Response inhibition and elevated parietal-cerebellar correlations in chronic adolescent cannabis users. Neuropharmacology , 84 , pp. 131-7.

Galvin, Brian (2014) Annual review of the drug situation in Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 50, Summer 2014 , pp. 12-13.

Pike, Brigid (2014) Dáil debate on cannabis. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 49, Spring 2014 , pp. 6-8.

Ter Bogt, Tom F M and de Looze, Margreet and Molcho, Michal and Godeau, Emmanuelle and Hublet, Anne and Kokkevi, Anna and Kuntsche, Emmanuel and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and Franelic, Iva Pejnovic and Simons-Morton, Bruce and Sznitman, Sharon and Vieno, Alessio and Vollebergh, W and Pickett, William (2014) Do societal wealth, family affluence and gender account for trends in adolescent cannabis use? A 30 country cross-national study. Addiction , 109 , (2) , pp. 273-283.

Horgan, Justine (2013) Extent and patterns of cannabis use in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 47, Autumn 2013 , pp. 5-6.

Van Hout, Marie Claire and Bingham, Tim (2013) Surfing the Silk Road: A study of users’ experiences. International Journal of Drug Policy , 24 , (6) , pp. 524-529.

(2013) … and the Minister replies. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 46, Summer 2013 , p. 11.

Moore, Joan (2013) From Drugnet Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 45, Spring 2013 , p. 20.

Galvin, Brian (2013) Monitoring centre report reveals latest drug trends in Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 44, Winter 2012 , pp. 4-5.

Madigan, Kevin and Brennan, Daria and Lawlor, Elizabeth and Turner, Niall and Kinsella, Anthony and O'Connor, John J and Russel, Vincent and Waddington, John L and O'Callaghan, Eadbhard (2013) A multi-center, randomized controlled trial of a group psychological intervention for psychosis with comorbid cannabis dependence over the early course of illness. Schizophrenia Research , 143 , pp. 138-142.

Roberts, Gloria and Garavan, Hugh (2013) Neural mechanisms underlying ecstasy-related attentional bias. Psychiatric Research , 213 , (2) , pp. 122-132.

Murphy, Kevin and Sahm, Laura and Lambert, Sharon and Byrne, Stephen (2013) Substance use in young persons in Ireland, a systematic review. Addictive Behaviors , 38 , (8) , pp. 2392-2401.

Murphy, Jamie and Houston, James Edward and Shevlin, Mark and Adamson, Gary (2013) Childhood sexual trauma, cannabis use and psychosis: statistically controlling for pre-trauma psychosis and psychopathology. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology , 48 , pp. 853-861.

Lyons, Suzi (2013) Trial of group psychological intervention for psychosis with cannabis dependence. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 45, Spring 2013 , pp. 12-13.

Galvin, Brian (2013) Annual review of the drug situation in Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 46, Summer 2013 , pp. 5-6.

Long, Jean (2012) National survey of youth mental health. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 43, Autumn 2012 , pp. 10-11.

Long, Jean (2012) Alcohol and cannabis use among school-aged children in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 42, Summer 2012 , pp. 1-2.

Connolly, Johnny and Lynn, Ena (2012) Drugnet digest. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 41, Spring 2012 , p. 9.

Long, Jean (2012) Results from the third general population survey in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 40, Winter 2011 , pp. 6-8.

Moore, Joan (2012) From Drugnet Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 43, Autumn 2012 , pp. 32-33.

Long, Jean and Horgan, Justine (2012) Drug use among the general population, by regional drugs task force area. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 43, Autumn 2012 , pp. 24-27.

Behan, Aine and Hryniewiecka, Magdalena and O'Tuathaigh, Colm MP and Kinsella, Anthony and Cannon, Mary and Karayiorgou, Maria and Gagos, Joseph A and Waddington, John L and Cotter, David R (2012) Chronic adolescent exposure to Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol in COMT mutant mice: impact on indices of dopaminergic, endocannabinoid and GABAergic pathways. Neuropsychopharmacology , 37 , pp. 1773-1783.

Tormey, William P (2012) Cannabis, possible cardiac deaths and the coroner in Ireland. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 181 , (4) , pp. 479-482.

Tormey, William P (2012) Cannabis misinterpretation and misadventure in a coroner's court. Medicine, Science and the Law , 52 , (4) , pp. 229-230.

Stevenson, Caral (2012) Cannabis use: What's law got to do with it? Perceptions and knowledge of cannabis policy from the user perspective in Northern Ireland. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 19 , (2) , pp. 129-136.

Tormey, William P and Moore, T and Gulmann, G (2012) Cannabis smoking and myocardial infarction. The International Journal of Clinical Practice , 66 , (2) , pp. 226-227.

Clarke, Mary and Kelleher, I and Clancy, M and Cannon, Mary (2012) Predicting risk and the emergence of schizophrenia. Psychiatric Clinics of North America , 35 , (3) , pp. 585-612.

Van Hout, Marie Claire and Foley, Michelle and McCormack, Aoife and Tardif, Eric (2012) Teachers' perspectives on their role in school-based alcohol and cannabis prevention. International Journal of Health Promotion and Education , 50 , (6) , pp. 328-341.

Skinner, R and Conlon, Louise and Gibbons, D and McDonald, C (2011) Cannabis use and non-clinical dimensions of psychosis in university students presenting to primary care. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica , 123 , pp. 21-27.

Moore, Joan (2011) From Drugnet Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 37, Spring 2011 , p. 28.

Houghton, Frank and Keane, N and Murphy, N and Houghton, S and Dunne, C (2011) Cannabis use among third-level students in Limerick city. NIHS Research Bulletin , 6 , (1) .

Harris, Ella and McDonagh, Michael and Kennedy, Noel (2010) Cannabis and hyperemesis. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine , 27 , (1) , pp. 47-48.

Roberts, Gloria and Garavan, Hugh (2010) Evidence of increased activation underlying cognitive control in ecstasy and cannabis users. NeuroImage , 52 , (2) , pp. 429-435.

Harley, M and Kelleher, I and Clarke, Mary and Lynch, F and Arseneault, L and Connor, D and Fitzpatrick, C and Cannon, M (2010) Cannabis use and childhood trauma interact additively to increase the risk of psychotic symptoms in adolescence. Psychological Medicine , 40 , (10) , pp. 1627-1634.

O'Connor, Pat (2010) 'Doing boy/ girl' and global/ local elements in 10-12 year olds’ drawings and written texts. Qualitative Research , 7 , (2) , pp. 229-247.

Cahill, E and Byrne, M (2010) Alcohol and drug use in students attending a student health centre. Irish Medical Journal , 103 , (8) , pp. 230-233.

Pillay, Divina and Kelly, Brendan D (2010) Recreational drugs and health information provided in head shops. The Psychiatrist , 34 , pp. 100-102.

Nestor, Liam and Hester, Robert and Garavan, Hugh (2010) Increased ventral striatal BOLD activity during non-drug reward anticipation in cannabis users. NeuroImage , 49 , (1) , pp. 1133-43.

Pike, Brigid (2010) In brief. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 35, Autumn 2010 , p. 29.

Lubman, Dan L and Baker, Amanda (2010) Cannabis and mental health: management in primary care. Australian Family Physician , 39 , (8) , pp. 554-557.

Long, Jean (2009) Cannabis use in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 29, Spring 2009 , pp. 7-9.

McCrystal, Patrick and Winning, Kerry (2009) Cannabis reclassification: What is the message to the next generation of cannabis users? Child Care in Practice , 15 , (1) , pp. 57-73.

Connolly, Johnny (2009) Cannabis again reclassified in the UK. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 29, Spring 2009 , pp. 9-10.

Conway, R (2009) An unusual cause of methaemoglobinaemia. Irish Medical Journal , 102 , (6) , p. 184.

McCrystal, Patrick and Percy, Andrew and Higgins, Kathryn (2008) Substance use among young people living in residential state care. Child Care in Practice , 14 , (2) , pp. 181-192.

Connolly, Johnny (2007) Minister's contribution to Trinity cannabis debate. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 24, Winter 2007 , p. 21.

McCrystal, Patrick and Percy, Andrew and Higgins, Kathryn (2007) Frequent cannabis use among 14/15 years old in Northern Ireland. Drug and Alcohol Dependence , 88 , (1) , pp. 19-27.

Godeau, Emmanuelle and Vignes, Celine and ter Bogt, Tom and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and Navarro, Felix (2006) Cannabis use by 15-year-old schoolchildren. Data from the HBSC/WHO international survey in 32 western countries. Alcoologie et Addictologie , 28 , (2) , pp. 135-142.

Murphy, Kevin and Dixon, Veronica and LaGrave, Kathleen and Kaufman, Jacqueline and Risinger, Robert and Bloom, Alan and Garavan, Hugh (2006) A validation of event-related fMRI comparisons between users of cocaine, nicotine, or cannabis and control subjects. American Journal of Psychiatry , 163 , (7) , pp. 1245-1251.

Risk Behaviour Focus Group of the HBSC. Kokkevi, Anna and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and Spyropoulou, Joseph Simon Maria (2006) Early initiation of cannabis use: a cross-national European perspective. Journal of Adolescent Health , 39 , pp. 712-719.

Sinclair, Hamish (2005) New information on cannabis use in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 16, Winter 2005 , pp. 12-13.

Sinclair, Hamish (2005) Teenage cannabis use targeted. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 16, Winter 2005 , p. 13.

Long, Jean (2005) Occasional Paper 14: Trends in treated problem cannabis use in the seven health board areas outside the Eastern Regional Health Authority, 1998 to 2002. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 13, Spring 2005 , p. 9.

Sinclair, Hamish (2004) Cannabis use by young people in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 12, December 2004 , pp. 6-7.

Connolly, Johnny (2004) Consequences of cannabis use. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 12, December 2004 , pp. 7-8.

Sinclair, Hamish (2004) The geographical distribution of drug use in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 11, June 2004 , p. 7.

Connolly, Johnny (2004) Reclassification of cannabis in the UK. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 10, March 2004 , p. 8.

Dennedy, Michael C and Friel, Ann M and Houlihan, Diarmaid D and Broderick, Venita M and Smith, Terry and Morrison, John J (2004) Cannabinoids and the human uterus during pregnancy. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology , 190 , pp. 2-9.

O'Connell, Henry and Cahill, Majella and Murphy, Denis (2003) Documentation of alcohol, cigarette and cannabis use by psychiatric and general practice trainees. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine , 20 , (3) , p. 105.

Ashton, C. Heather (2001) Pharmacology and effects of cannabis: a brief review. British Journal of Psychiatry , 178 , pp. 101-106.

Buchanan, BE and O'Connell, D (1998) Survey on cannabis resin and cannabis in unsmoked handrolled cigarettes seized in the Republic of Ireland. Science & Justice , 38 , (4) , pp. 221-224.

Cosnett, JE (1992) An eminent Limerick doctor: Dr. William Brooke O'Shaughnessy. The Old Limerick Journal , 29 , (Winter) , pp. 13-16.

Corrigan, Desmond (1981) Cannabis and health - a review. Irish Medical Journal , 74 , (10) , pp. 280-283.

Parfrey, PS (1977) Factors associated with undergraduate marijuana use in Cork. British Journal of Addiction , 72 , pp. 59-65.

Parfrey, PS (1975) Intoxicant use among university students in Cork. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 68 , (3) , pp. 53-60.

Beckett, Peter GS (1970) Cannabis and medical practice - 1970. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 63 , (401) , pp. 387-390.

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[Irish Examiner] Investigating cannabis. (27 Jan 2014)

[Irish Examiner] Cannabis factory bonanza for Irish gangs. (27 Jan 2014)

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[Independent.ie] , Brady, Tom Garda drug squad will target 'godfathers' of cannabis trade. (04 Jan 2014)

Press Association. [Irish Independent] Hormone may aid cannabis treatment. (03 Jan 2014)

[Irish Independent] , Allen, Nick Rocky mountain high as cannabis stores open in Colorado. (01 Jan 2014)

, Fleming, David Ireland must act to combat its growing heroin problem. (03 Dec 2013)

[Independent.ie] , Brady, Tom Gang 'supermarket' with shelves of drugs and guns found by gardai. (28 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Two thirds of 4,200 overdoses intentional. (11 Nov 2013)

[breakingnews.ie] Online survey highlights drug use among 'thirty somethings'. (10 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Connolly, Shaun Ming’s bid to have cannabis regulated goes up in smoke. (07 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] FG TD open to cannabis decriminalisation. (06 Nov 2013)

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[Irish Independent] , Kenny, Mary When debating cannabis law, let's be honest about the risks. (04 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Cooper, Matt ‘High’-mindedness about the use of cannabis is counterproductive. (01 Nov 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Guideline-setting GP supports cannabis decriminalisation. (27 Oct 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Kane, Michael Flanagan: Legal cannabis would net €300m for the Exchequer. (25 Oct 2013)

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[Irish Examiner] Cannabis factory raids net €2m drugs. (22 Oct 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Cannabis legalisation: Where do the parties stand? (21 Oct 2013)

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[Irish Examiner] , Naughton, Gareth Coroner: Cannabis use putting young people at risk of stroke. (12 Oct 2013)

[Irish Examiner] Fears over drug-driver case played down. (07 Oct 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Heylin, Liam Judge: Joint smoker in control of car. (03 Oct 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Drug use outside Dublin continues to grow, says report. (06 Sep 2013)

[Irish Examiner Breaking News] 'Ming' Flanagan: legalisation of medical cannabis not a back door for recreational use. (29 Aug 2013)

[Irish Independent] , von Radowitz, John Cannabis risks much higher for teenagers. (28 Aug 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Connolly, Shaun Medicinal cannabis may be used to treat MS sufferers. (16 Aug 2013)

[thejournal.ie] , McKenna, Aaron Column: It’s time to tax and regulate marijuana sale in Ireland. (10 Aug 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Gardaí have seized €160 million worth of cannabis in four years. (05 Aug 2013)

[Irish Independent] Uruguay set to legalise marijuana. (01 Aug 2013)

[Irish Examiner] Study finds that 25% of adults have used cannabis. (02 Jul 2013)

[Independent.ie] , Donnolly, Katherine National student survey: half of our upwardly mobile students don't have a job. (02 Jul 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Baker, Noel Drug debt teens threatened with guns. (17 Jun 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Luke Ming Flanagan: I’m still smoking cannabis… but not in Ireland. (15 Jun 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac €3m ecstasy haul is the biggest in nine years. (06 Jun 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Record number of synthetic chemicals detected. (01 Jun 2013)

[thejournal.ie] HSE warns of contaminated cannabis as two women remain in critical condition. (31 May 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Industrial-scale cannabis factories ‘changing face of drug trade’. (29 May 2013)

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[Irish Examiner] ‘Zero tolerance’ with drug-using patients at Mater. (07 May 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Moore, Ollie Irish scientists leading street drug research. (30 Apr 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Sullivan, Claire Probe into claims cocaine, cannabis are being smuggled into psychiatric unit. (27 Apr 2013)

[Independent.ie] , Sheil, Tom and Cunningham, Grainne Two in court over 2.4m drug seizure. (22 Apr 2013)

[irishhealth.com] Cannabis conference for Dublin. (17 Apr 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Cannabis-based oral spray approved for use in Ireland. (12 Apr 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Lucey, Anne Man told to prove cannabis was for pain relief. (06 Apr 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Baker, Noel Cannabis drug debts leading to suicide. (25 Mar 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Rise in abuse of cannabis, says report. (18 Mar 2013)

[Independent.ie] , Brady, Tom Gardai smash multi-million euro cannabis growhouse. (12 Feb 2013)

[Independent.ie] , Harkin, Greg Scientist who made cannabis painkiller will fight conviction. (04 Feb 2013)

[thejournal.ie] Grow Houses: Do you know what your tenants are doing? (31 Jan 2013)

[Independent.ie] Ireland tops legal high user charts. (31 Jan 2013)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah What drug affects arousal in men? (19 Jan 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Alcohol treatment surges in south-east region. (08 Jan 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Riordan, John Lessons for Ireland in changing US attitudes to marijuana? (04 Jan 2013)

[Irish Independent] , O'Regan, Eilish Cannabis spray 'no aid to MS muscle spasms'. (13 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Riegel, Ralph and Brady, Tom Gardai seek to prove triad link to cannabis growhouses. (12 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Kelly, Fiach Medicinal cannabis available here in the next year. (01 Dec 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] Cannabis extract eases muscle stiffness in MS patients. (22 Oct 2012)

[Sunday Independent] Increase in demand is leading to boom in the cultivation of cannabis. (03 Jun 2012)

[thejournal.ie] No clear timeline for approval of cannabis-based painkiller in Ireland. (20 May 2012)

[Health Research Board] Cannabis, adolescence and schizophrenia. (08 May 2012)

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[irishhealth.com] Cannabis-based medicines may be legalised. (19 Feb 2012)

[RTE News] Report: 120,000 will have psychotic episode. (18 Jan 2012)

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[RTE News] 60 cannabis grow houses found in ten months. (20 Apr 2011)

[TheUniversityObserver.ie] , Rothwell, Kate High society. (29 Mar 2011)

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Harrington Godley, Susan and Meyers, Robert J and Smith, Jane Ellen and Karvinen, Tracy and Titus, Janet C and Godley, Mark D and Dent, George and Passetti, Lora and Kelberg, Pamela [SAMHSA, US] . (2001) Adolescent community reinforcement approach for adolescent cannabis use. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Cannabis Youth Treatment Series, 4 255 p.

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Dail Debates

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 449 - Medicinal products regulation [23142/17] [Parkinson's, Cannabis]. (16 May 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 191. Medicinal products licensing [cannabis] [22212/17]. (10 May 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Questions on promised legislation (Continued) [Medicinal cannabis]. (28 Feb 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 432- Misuse of drugs [8277/17]. (21 Feb 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 99 - Medicinal products [Cannabis] [4616/17]. (01 Feb 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 55 - Commencement of legislation [Cannabis] [4526/17]. (01 Feb 2017)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Cannabis for Medicinal Use (Regulations) Bill 2016: Second Stage [Private Members].. (01 Dec 2016)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 154 - Medicinal products [Cannabis] [38008/16]. (30 Nov 2016)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 577 - Medicinal products licensing [26588/16]. (27 Sep 2016)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 472 - Medicinal products licensing [Cannabidiol medical marijuana] [11587/16]. (24 May 2016)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answers 250 - Drugs dealing [27325/15]. (07 Jul 2015)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 407 - Sentencing policy [15431/15]. (21 Apr 2015)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 127 - Proposed legislation [medicinal cannabis][38414/14]. (08 Oct 2014)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 458 - Human Trafficking [16539/14]. (08 Apr 2014)

[Oireachtas] Government's priorities for the year ahead: statements (resumed) (continued). (06 Mar 2014)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 528 - Garda operations [2931/14]. [Grow houses]. (21 Jan 2014)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 830 - Misuse of drugs [Cannabis] [1110/14]. (15 Jan 2014)

[Oireachtas] Select Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality debate Vote 24 - Justice and Equality (supplementary) (continued). (20 Nov 2013)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Drug crime. (30 Apr 2013)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 253 - Presidential reports [14532/13]. (21 Mar 2013)

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answers 452 & 461 – Controlled drug sales [14115/13 & 14149/13]. (20 Mar 2013)

[Oireachtas] Medicinal products [Savitex] [39838/12]. (20 Sep 2012)

[Oireachtas] 456 {477 & 478]. Deputy Kevin Humphreys asked the Minister for Health his plans to amend the Criminal Justice Psychoactive Substances Act, 2010 to ban the sale of cannabis seeds and fresh Psilocybin mushrooms also known as magic mushrooms as these are currently reported as being on sale in head shops and not banned under current law. [23891/12]. (15 May 2012)

[Oireachtas] 454. Deputy Luke ’Ming’ Flanagan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if the Forensic Science Laboratory has found grit weed contamination in samples of cannabis seized in recent times; if he will make available the results of analysis carried out by the Forensic Science Laboratory. [34536/11]. (15 Nov 2011)

[Oireachtas] 514. Deputy Seán Kyne asked the Minister for Health if consideration will be given to licence the cannabis derived medicine, Sativex, to alleviate the symptoms of multiple sclerosis and whose introduction into here is supported by MS Ireland. [24969/11]. (20 Sep 2011)

[Oireachtas] 941. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Health his plans to licence the drug Sativex for use by MS sufferers. [23621/11]. (14 Sep 2011)

[Oireachtas] 141. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views regarding the use of cocaine, cannabis and ecstasy in Irish society. (24 Nov 2010)

[Oireachtas] 158. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will reconsider her decision not to allow cannabis- based drugs to be used for the medical treatment of multiple sclerosis sufferers and other patients.[42398/10]. (16 Nov 2010)

[Oireachtas] 252. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will ensure that sistivex is made available to MS suffers here. (06 Jul 2010)

[Oireachtas] 252. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will ensure that Sativex is made available to MS suffers here; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that it is available to MS sufferers in the UK. [29707/10]. (06 Jul 2010)

[Oireachtas] 179. Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Health and Children if consideration has been given to licensing sativex for sufferers of multiple sclerosis. [27707/10]. (29 Jun 2010)

[Oireachtas] 266. Deputy Jim O’Keeffe asked the Minister for Health and Children if Sativex, available under special licence in the UK and elsewhere, for pain relief for those suffering from multiple sclerosis will be made available on prescription here. [14754/10]. (20 Apr 2010)

[Oireachtas] 22. Deputy Liz McManus asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the action his Department has taken to implement the recommendations of the Joint Committee on Arts, Sport, Tourism, Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs in relation to the report received by that committee in July 2006 on cannabis use; if he or his officials have met that report group since; the results of such a meeting or meetings. [5583/08]. (14 Feb 2008)

[Oireachtas] National Substance Misuse Strategy: Ministerial Presentation to the Joint Committee on Arts, Sports, Tourism, Community, Rural and Gaeltact Affairs. (06 Dec 2006)

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Newsletter

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2011) Drugnet Europe 73. January - March . Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Conference or Workshop Item

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2015) EMCDDA general population survey presentations. In: General population surveys annual expert meeting, 17–18 June 2015, Lisbon.

Smyth, Bobby P (2011) Clinical research in the addiction service: the lows and the highs. In: Irish health research:collaboration and partnership for progress a one day seminar, 11 February, Dr. Steevens' Hospital.

Gavin, Aoife and Molcho, Michal and Kelly, Colette and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (2008) Family, peer and school relationships as predictors of tobacco, alcohol and cannabis use in Irish adolescents: differences between sustained and experimental substance use behaviour. In: Annual Conference of the Division of Health Psychology, PSI & PBS, March 2008, Derry. (Unpublished)

Corrigan, Desmond (2004) Drugs: mood, memory and mayhem. In: Drug Treatment Centre Board Evening Seminar Series, 4 November 2004.

Thesis

Harley, Michelle (2013) An investigation of cannabis use and childhood trauma in relation to psychotic symptoms and their outcomes: a population-based follow-up study of Irish adolescents. PhD thesis, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Kelly, D (2002) Exploring the legalisation of cannabis in Ireland. Masters thesis, National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

Delaney-Reid, Janne (1991) The function of stress as a determinant in drug choice: a comparative study. PhD thesis, Trinity College Dublin.

Teaching Resource

Torrealday, O and Stein, LAR and Barnett, N and Golembeske, C and Lebeau, R and Colby, SM and Monti, M (1991) Marijuana Effect Expectancy Questionnaire-Brief (MEEQ-B). Outcomes measurement tool: attitudes & feelings - attitudes (towards drug and alcohol use).

FactSheet

HRB National Drugs Library. (2016) Factsheet: Cannabis - the Irish situation. Dublin: HRB National Drugs Library.

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety. (2015) Drug prevalence in Northern Ireland key facts – 2014/15. Belfast: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety.

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