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March 31, 2019

The ACT has the harshest drug driving laws in Australia, according to the ACT Law Society.

Canberrans who smoke a joint and drive the next day could face the same penalties as the drunkest drivers, even if the drug is legalised, an ACT parliamentary inquiry has heard...

March 29, 2019

Shares in Barry Lambert's Ecofibre surged 70 per cent in their debut on Friday at the Australian Securities Exchange, giving the maker of hemp products a market value of more than $500 million.

Shares with the ticker code EOF opened at $1.61, up on the initial public of...

March 29, 2019

Photo: ACT Road Safety Minister Shane Rattenbury said there would be no softening of drug driving laws. (ABC News: James Carmody)

Canberra's legal fraternity has called for a relaxing of drug driving laws if cannabis is legalised in the ACT, saying the consequences are...

March 28, 2019

Rough sleepers could be needlessly criminalised by plans to fine people up to $4800 for smoking cannabis in public if the drug is legalised, lawyers have warned.
 

A Legislative Assembly inquiry is under way into a private members bill from Labor backbencher Michael Pet...

March 28, 2019

Jill Radford has lived with uncontrollable shaking for the past decade – her condition so debilitating she has been immobile, housebound, and feeling miserable.

The 65-year-old, from Launceston, Tasmania, was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis 10 years ago, but it wasn...

March 28, 2019

A few years ago, a 68-year-old Bunbury woman (who wished to remain anonymous) would have been terrified at the thought of consuming cannabis.
 

Now, she can’t imagine life without it.

A 68-year-old Bunbury woman is calling for the Australian government to legalise cannab...

March 28, 2019

Shelby was having up to 60 seizures a day before being given CBD oil as a treatment. (Nine/Supplied)
 

In the eyes of the government Dannielle Luttrell is a criminal.

Why? Because she openly admits to growing her own cannabis to make CBD oil.

Ms Luttrell told nine.com.au...

March 27, 2019

Lambert Initiative facilitating supply for clinical trial

A pioneering clinical trial investigating medicinal cannabis as a potential treatment for people living with Tourette syndrome will be conducted by Wesley Medical Research, with the cannabis supply facilitated by...

March 27, 2019

A drug researcher has suggested the cannabis bill be amended to allow social growing clubs to be set up. Credit: Rohan Thomson

Cannabis-smoking Canberrans should be able to join clubs where gardeners can cultivate their cannabis crops for them, a Legislative Assembly...

March 26, 2019

Former independent health minister. Michael Moore says the Simple Cannabis Offence Notice was born out of pragmatism and if he could have legalised cannabis in the same way Michael Pettersson wants to he would have. Credit:Jamila Toderas
 

A former politician who helped...

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