Czechs legalise medical marijuana

By SAPA

IOL news aug 14 dagga_jan 22

 

Prague – Czech lawmakers on Wednesday green-lighted marijuana as a legal medicine for use by patients suffering from serious illnesses.

The bill, which must now be signed by the president to take effect, makes the drug legal and available on prescription for patients with cancer, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis or psoriasis.

The move was approved by 67 of 74 senators present in the 81-member upper house.

 

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