The government says it will reach a decision within the next few weeks on whether laws around medical cannabis will be changed.
The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs is now assessing the “balance of harms and public health needs” in terms of rescheduling treatments.
It comes after high profile cases involving children with severe epilepsy being denied access to cannabis oil .
Cannabis for recreational use will remain illegal.
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