This week the federal government granted its first license for an Australian company to grow and harvest medical marijuana. This follows Australia’s amending of the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 to legalise the production and use of cannabis for medicinal purposes. The amendment came in February 2016, a year after the death of campaigner Daniel Haslam. ...
Why is it still so hard for patients in need to get medicinal cannabis?
By Alex Wodak and Laurence Mather
10 Mar 2017