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#Medicinal Marijuana

# medicinal-marijuana - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Mother releases harrowing video of daughter suffering seizures in bid to access medication

Vera Twomey is calling for her daughter to be given access to potentially life-changing medication.

# medicinal-marijuana - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Mother of child with epilepsy vows to stand outside Dáil until Simon Harris talks to her

Vera Twomey is outside Leinster House at this moment.

# medicinal-marijuana - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'It's time we got on with it': Support for medicinal cannabis bill could mean it's a runner

The bill, which is due to be debated on this Thursday, aims to regulate use of cannabis for medical purposes.

# medicinal-marijuana - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Here’s what it’s like in the first US city to allow marijuana to be smoked socially

Denver now allows bars and restaurants to give patrons the option to use marijuana alongside a cocktail or meal.

# medicinal-marijuana - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Cork family fighting for cannabis-based medicine for daughter with rare form of epilepsy

TDs will debate medicinal cannabis use in the near future.

# medicinal-marijuana - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

More US adults are using marijuana as they don't think it's harmful

There have been a number of calls for cannabis to be legalised in Ireland for medical reasons.

# medicinal-marijuana - Friday 29 April, 2016

'An utter warrior': Cork family appeals for little girl to be allowed use cannabis-based medicine

Some 11 types of pharmaceutical medication have failed to improve Ava Barry’s condition.

# medicinal-marijuana - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Medicinal marijuana drug means end to buying drugs on the street

Tom Curran, partner of Marie Fleming, has welcomed the news that Savitex will be available to patients in Ireland.

# medicinal-marijuana - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Alex White to sign off on medicinal marijuana product within a week

MS sufferers will soon be able to avail of the drug

# medicinal-marijuana - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Unlike Bill, Hillary Clinton has never smoked cannabis...and she doesn't intend to start

She does however support its use for medical purposes and will monitor its legal recreational use.

# medicinal-marijuana - Sunday 23 December, 2012

POT: A history of marijuana USA This post contains videos

POT: A history of marijuana

Washington State and Colorado in the US voted to legalise the drug’s use last month – but what happened in the States before pot went ‘proper’?

# medicinal-marijuana - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Government may move to allow prescribed cannabis into Ireland

The Department of Health will examine proposals to adopt European agreements allowing travellers to bring their medication.

# medicinal-marijuana - Monday 4 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

Our daily guide to the news of the day, and with a few other bits and pieces you might have missed.

European Ombudsman 'touched' by Irishman who can't bring medicinal marijuana home

The Ombudsman tells an Irish citizen with MS, living in Amsterdam, that he is not entitled to bring medication home with him.