Medical marijuana on states’ agenda
In NSW, 24-year-old cancer patient Daniel Haslam, from Tamworth, has given a human face to mounting pressure on governments to treat medical cannabis as a controlled substance.
"When I met [Mr Haslam] and his family... He explained to me that there is an opportunity to take away some of the pain; there is an opportunity to take away nausea to enable him to eat," NSW premier Mike Baird told the state’s parliament yesterday.
"If he eats, he has the capacity to fight; if he has the capacity to