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Legal cannabis could soon be coming to Australia

Legal cannabis could soon be coming to Australia

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 16, 2018


Filed under Global

Australia could be the next place on the map to fully legalize cannabis. Currently, medical cannabis is legal in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory, and Tasmania. However, since the federal government introduced legislation to decriminalize t...

Researchers are investigating cannabis’ potential for treating brain tumors

Researchers are investigating cannabis’ potential for treating brain tumors

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 11, 2018


Filed under Research

Researchers in Australia are planning to trial the use of medical cannabis on people with brain tumors. The plant, which is known to kill brain cancer cells in Petri dishes, will be used to conduct a clinical trial that will hopefully expose whether or not cannabis also kills cells in living patients....

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