Newshawks: Western Australian Anti-Cannabis Rally

On the 15th of May 2003, the Liberal and National Parties of Western Australia and the Coalition Against Drugs organised an anti-cannabis rally on the steps of Parliament House to protest the Cannabis Control Bill 2003. This bill will remove criminal
penalties, replacing them with a system of infringement fines for up to 30g and 2 non-commercial plants.

The Bill is in its Second Reading in the Upper House and is
expected to pass any week now, with implementation taking approximately
6 months.

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