Still too much smoke and mirrors around medical cannabis to make it legal just yet
Published 01/12/2016 | 02:30
Medicinal cannabis has become a fast-growing, multi-billion dollar global industry. A new survey shows that 92pc of us here in Ireland support the use of the drug for medical purposes, but should we legalise it now?
Stateside, they're way ahead of us. Almost half of America's 50 states have legalised medical marijuana. The latest information comes from an Irish opinion poll which was carried out by Red C Research.
A Medical Cannabis Bill proposed by Bríd Smith and Gino Kenny will be debated in the Dáil today.