“With marijuana legalisation likely to occur in our state in the near future, it is critical our city plans for the public safety, health, and financial consequences involved,"
UK missing out on cannabis industry 'green rush' worth billions because of outdated policies, say experts
The UK is missing out on a cannabis “green rush” worth billions of pounds because of nonsensical prohibition policies that criminalise a legitimate medical industry, hurting thousands of patients with debilitating conditions, experts have warned.
“Surely it is better to have patients using cannabis being monitored by health professionals able to pick up on any adverse effects quickly. It is inhumane to have people suffering when there is something that can help… We are making criminals out of people who only want to do what is best for their loved ones."
“Many of the veterans who were there say they would rather use medical marijuana legally than to take the chance of overdosing on prescribed pain pills”.
The family of Alfie Dingley want permission to use cannabis oil from the whole plant, including the chemical THC, which they believe will work better than any legal alternative.