Westmeath county councillor wants cannabis oil legalised

Westmeath county councillor wants cannabis oil legalised

Cllr Michael O’Brien

Westmeath county councillor wants cannabis oil legalised

Cllr Michael O’Brien

“If I got cancer, and one in four of us will I believe, I would like to think I had another card to play rather than chemo.”

Cllr Michael O’Brien called for the legalisation of cannabis oil for medical purposes at Monday’s meeting of Westmeath County Council.

The Independent talked of how two years ago he sat beside the bedside of a loved one who had a cancerous tumour removed, and having done some research, learned about cannabis oil and its benefits when dealing with a number of ailments including cancer, parkinson’s, alzheimer’s, and MS.

“It’s legal in 28 states in America and countries right across the world,” stated Cllr O’Brien who went on to talk of how he had heard

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