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HEMP EMBASSY HEADLINES  Issue 238 February 10 2017
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  The HEMP Embassy Headlines are a selection of recent articles from news services and media sources primarily concerning Cannabis issues, the consequences of prohibition and the challenges for law reform. Here are the selected headlines for this week.   Pro-cannabis campaign flies high in Canberra [The Northern Star] A blow-up phial of medicinal cannabis stood tall in the nation’s capital today as marijuana...

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Victorian State Parliament approves legalisation of medicinal cannabis
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MEDICINAL cannabis has been made legal in Victoria and will be grown and supplied to patients in Victoria as early as 2017. The historic Access to Medicinal Cannabis Bill 2015 passed the Victorian parliament just after 6pm. Children suffering severe epilepsy will be among the first to be treated using a range of non-smokable marijuana products including oils, sprays and vaporisers. Minister for Health...

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