Recently I heard our health minister Greg Hunt stating "cannabis is a gateway drug". I think he should have stuck to being the Minister for Sport.
Personally, my first drug educed change of consciousness was drinking alcohol at a Christmas party at the age of 11, I snuck a few glasses of campaign from the Christmas table and vomited continually all night, I thought I was going to die, I must have vomited 20 or more times throughout the night.
A MAN caught with a hydroponic cannabis set-up was told he would have to “manage his pain another way” when he appeared in Mandurah Magistrates Court recently.
What a waste of police and court resources, this man is not a criminal, he's a man in need of help.
At last a politician talking sense!
Australian Greens leader Dr Richard Di Natale discusses the Green's policy to legalise cannabis for recreational use.
He says "This would take the drug out of the hands of criminals and put it within a tightly regulated health framework."
And he's absolutely right.
Declaring that prohibition has failed, an Australian political party proposes total cannabis legalization for the country. Sen. Richard Di Natale, the leader of the Australian Greens, announced his party’s new stance Monday, April 16.
The plan would legalize the recreational use of cannabis for adults. They could also legally grow at home up...