Medicinal marijuana to be available with no criminal history checks?

LIAM WIDDICOMBE Criminal history checks on doctors and patients wanting to access medicinal marijuana should not be relevant regarding applications to access the drug, a parliamentary committee has argued. This follows the delivery of a special … [Read more...]

Brisbane Mayoral Candidate: Jarrod Wirth

SIMON HJORTKJAER Born-and-raised Brisbanite Jarrod Wirth runs for Lord Mayor in 2016 as an independent. Wirth grew up in Sunnybank Hills and later graduated from the Queensland University of Technology as a podiatrist. For several years he worked … [Read more...]

Medical marijuana draws mixed response from experts

BRENT ROW Victoria’s legalisation of medical cannabis has been met with mixed reactions from leading researchers in the field of drugs and alcohol. Director of the National Drug and Alcoholic Research at the University of New South Wales, … [Read more...]