March 22, 2019
By Brad Esposito
Greens leader Richard Di Natale has written to Labor leader Bill Shorten and Shadow Health Minister Catherine King, calling for both parties to work together to fix up the nation’s “failed” access pathways to medicinal cannabis.
Most of Austral...
March 20, 2019
The NSW Greens has announced it will commit to expunging criminal convictions for cannabis possessions as part its support of legalising the drug.
There have been over 25,000 recorded criminal incidents involving cannabis possession in NSW in the last two years, and Gre...
August 14, 2018
"It's the same problems, again and again."
Lindsay Carter, the first young Queenslander to be granted legal access to schedule 9 medicinal cannabis in 2016, was discharged from palliative care on Monday.
Recently back from a medicine-sourcing trip to Canada,...
February 16, 2018
The federal minister for health says it's up to the states and territories to judge the suitability of a doctor to prescribe.
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The president of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has called the country's medicina...
Australian patients using medicinal cannabis illegally say their only worry about being arrested would be having their medicine taken from them.
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Medicinal cannabis in Australia is legal but patients claim it is still incredibly har...
January 8, 2018
Australian cannabis suppliers will be able to export their products come February, but local patients are still struggling.
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Australia's minister for health Greg Hunt opened 2018 with a bang last week, announcing the federal government would...