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Medicinal cannabis black market worries TGA

The TGA has criticised claims that red tape turns patients to black market cannabis.

Lucy Haslam says medicinal cannabis regulations are broken

A Tamworth movement helped change the tide on medicinal cannabis in Australia, but our local advocates are struggling to take pride in today’s system, where compassion has taken a backseat to political point-scoring.

Despite legalisation medicinal cannabis remains confusing for Australian doctors and patients

Frustrated Australian patients could still be several years away from their GPs prescribing medicinal cannabis, the Australian Medical Association's (AMA) vice president has warned.

First medical cannabis crop harvested in Vic

Sky News is given exclusive access to the first commercially produced cannabis plants in Victoria.

Australian patients' medicinal cannabis plight continues

The struggles of patients in Australia depending on medical cannabis to improve their quality of life has hit the headlines again.

Medicinal cannabis 'red-tape' pushing doctors and patients back to illegal products

A mountain of red tape for legal medicinal cannabis is forcing the families of seriously ill patients back into the black market, according to doctors and advocates.

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals announces that Results from Phase 2 STOP Trial

A clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and commercializing innovative transdermal pharmaceutically-produced cannabinoid treatments, today reported top line results from a Phase 2 trial.

Medical cannabis licence granted to WA company AusCann

AUSTRALIAN drug regulators have granted what is believed to be the first licence to manufacture and supply medical cannabis in WA.

Queensland Bauxite gets results from winter cannabis crop

Queensland Bauxite (ASX:QBL) - Potential market updates are expected regarding production, marketing and distribution agreements

AusCann Group Holdings to outline next medicinal cannabis steps in Australia

AusCann Group Holdings Ltd (ASX:AC8) - The halt will remain in place until Wednesday 9th August 2017