Patients express cautious optimism over medicinal cannabis legalisation

ROBERT CARSWELL The federal government’s move to legalise the growth and consumption of medicinal cannabis has been cautiously welcomed by patients and caregivers, who express concerns over the scope of the   legislation. Minister for Health … [Read more...]

Local mums fight to legalise medical marijuana

EMMA McCLUNEY Mother of three Christine Mackay has struggled to manage her seven-year-old daughter’s rare epileptic disorder. As a last resort Mrs Mackay has been replacing Casey’s prescription medication with cannabis tincture and hemp oil for … [Read more...]