London’s Labour mayor Sadiq Khan has announced a new body to examine whether cannabis should be decriminalised in the UK, prompting predictable criticism from the country’s Conservative government and even a mild rebuke from his own party.

The London Drugs Commission, headed up by Labour peer, barrister and former secretary of state for justice Lord Falconer, will review the effectiveness of the UK’s drug laws relating to cannabis.

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