Germany could Create State Cannabis Agency for Treating Seriously-Ill Patients

In a draft bill, the health ministry recommends regulating the drug’s cultivation and distribution by the state, German media reports

Germany plans to set up a state cannabis agency to regulate the drug’s cultivation and distribution to treat seriously-ill patients, according to a draft bill.

More pain sufferers would be given regulated access to the drug on prescription and paid for by their health insurance under measures outlined in a draft bill from the ministry of health and seen by German newspaper Welt am Sonntag. However, patients would still be prohibited from growing the drug themselves.

– Read the entire article at The Telegraph.