Kiwis are literally dying to use medicinal cannabis. Is a change to the system bold enough?
Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne announces that doctors will now be able to prescribe medical cannabis products.
If obeying the law cost you thousands of dollars, but you could circumvent it for just $100 or so, what would you choose?
This is the decision confronting terminally ill Kiwis when it comes to using cannabis.
The only way to legally obtain the drug in New Zealand is to have a “severe or life-threatening illness”, and thousands of dollars to pay for a government-approved cannabis-based product – although the