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[RTE News] Bill to legalise medicinal cannabis tabled in Dáil. (21 Jul 2016)

URL: http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0721/803789-education-...

An opposition TD has introduced a bill in the Dáil that would see cannabis legalised for medicinal use.

Anti-Austerity Alliance/ People Before Profit deputy Bríd Smith said there is demand for such medication by a number of specific groups of ill-health sufferers.

She said that she has met with a group representing people who suffer from Dravet syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy generally found in children..........

Item Type:News
Source:RTE News
Date:21 July 2016
Subjects:B Substances > Cannabis / Marijuana
G Health and disease > State of health > Physical health
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance use laws > Drug laws
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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