The HEMP Embassy Headlines are a selection of recent articles from news services and media sources primarily concerning Cannabis issues, the consequences of prohibition and the challenges for law reform. Here are the selected headlines for this week.
Medical Marijuana Hunger Strike in Victoria
Heather Gladman and Liam Hotham are facing court on cultivation and possession of cannabis charges. Heather’s on a hunger strike and calling for an amnesty for altruistic growers like her. Watch Heather’s story on the Project on Ten
4 February 2016 Acquittal of man caught drug-driving nine days after smoking cannabis throws NSW drug laws into doubt [ABC] New South Wales’s roadside drug testing laws have been thrown into doubt after a magistrate acquitted a man who tested positive for cannabis he had smoked nine days before he was pulled over. Lismore magistrate David […]