Brisbane Father Blames Barriers to Cannabis Oil for Daughter’s Death

A Brisbane man wants a public inquest into the death of his nine-year-old daughter, saying she died prematurely because she was repeatedly denied access to medicinal cannabis.

Steve Peek’s daughter Suli had a complex neurological disorder and cerebral palsy.

She could communicate only by blinking her eyes.

Her condition resulted in life-threatening seizures, sometimes 200 times a day.

She was on epilepsy medication, but Mr Peek said it was largely ineffective and had horrendous side-effects, while the seizures continued.

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