June 29, 2019
Police have seized more than 400 cannabis plants from a Bibra Lake home that had been converted into an elaborate grow-house setup. Credit:WA Police
More than 400 cannabis plants have been seized by police after a raid on a Bibra Lake home this week.
Organised Crime Sq...
June 26, 2019
A cannabis advocate who pleaded guilty to cultivating nine plants on his property was fined $800 but avoided a conviction.
Facing the Ballarat Magistrates' Court, Jason Foster said he worked with organisations and governments "here and abroad" to reform laws around cann...
June 14, 2019
Photo: For veteran Brad Schafer, 25, PTSD is a daily battle. (ABC Sunshine Coast: Tessa Mapstone)
Veteran Brad Schafer has been placed on suicide watch four times since being diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in 2016.
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June 13, 2019
One of the wooden braziers with burnt stones found in tombs at the Jirzankal Cemetery. (Supplied: Xinhua Wu)
Humans smoked cannabis as part of ritualised burial ceremonies 2,500 years ago, according to the latest evidence unearthed at a burial site on the Pamir Plateau...
June 12, 2019
There have been 49 prescriptions of medicinal cannabis in the ACT since it was approved for use in November 2016.
ACT Health says it has approved seven doctors to prescribe medicinal cannabis for a total of 28 patients.
There have been three occasions - all for patients...
Photo: The study will use a baseline dose that uses the non-psychoactive part of medicinal cannabis. (Supplied: BOD Australia)
An Australian-first trial using medicinal cannabis to treat returned servicemen and women suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD...
June 10, 2019
Photo: The ACT Government has made a bid to legalise personal use of marijuana. (Flickr: Nena B)
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A Crescent Head man was ordered to serve 12 months' home detention and an intensive corrections order after he was found guilty of a range of drug related matters.
Anthony David Bower, 63 of Crescent Head Road, appeared before Magistrate J Price in Port Macquarie Local...
June 9, 2019
Under the proposed bill, Canberrans possessing up to 50g of cannabis or growing four cannabis plants would no longer be committing a criminal offence. File photo.
The ACT Government has been encouraged to collaborate with ACT Policing to adopt a new model of cannabis dr...
GREEN THUMB: A man has faced Orange Local Court for growing cannabis for his own medicinal use. FILE PHOTO
A man has been fined in Orange Local Court for cultivating two marijuana plants that weighed 20 kilograms each.
On April 10, police conducted a search warrant at th...
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