Lake Heights mother wants ”amnesty and access” to medicinal cannabis

NSW: Yvonne Cooper believes medicinal cannabis may be her daughter’s only hope.

Urgent action: Lake Heights parents Yvonne Cooper and Daniel Phelps want legal access to medicinal cannabis for their eight-year-old daughter Sienna who suffers ”severe, uncontrolled” seizures. Picture: Sylvia Liber

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Legal access to medicinal cannabis can not come soon enough for Lake Heights mum Yvonne Cooper who fears her young daughter may die without it.

Ms Cooper is gaining widespread support for her online petition which calls on state and federal governments to provide ‘’immediate amnesty and access’’ to the drug for children like Sienna who suffer from severe seizure disorders.