MP Cate Faehrmann, a member of the New South Wales Greens, is to introduce a new cannabis driving bill to parliament’s Upper House within the next two weeks.
Police in the Hume Police District in New South Wales, Australia has seized $500,000 worth of cannabis from an unoccupied building. Over 5kg of cannabis leaf was found.
New research from the University of Sydney has been done to discover the ways in which cannabis may help to treat those suffering from epilepsy, using the acidic cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant.
A large proposed medical cannabis project over a 108-hectare site near Tamworth in New South Wales is now in the public comment phase.
A trial by Southern Cross University has begun, investigating if a low-dose botanical CBD soft gel will help people in getting better sleep. The trial will start with 18-65 year olds who have trouble sleeping.
A new petition is now on the state parliament’s website for New South Wales, Australia, challenging that the NSW government legalise the personal use of cannabis.
Sydney-based cannabis company Cannim has exported cannabis from Jamacia to Germany. The company has invested in farms in both Australia and Jamaica and has now just completed its first legal export.
Australia’s largest hemp seed food producer says that medicinal cannabis is now being sold on the black market by Industrial hemp growers in New South Wales. NSW police say they are monitoring the reports.
A man who was caught by police trying to smuggle 145kg of cannabis, across the New South Wales-Queensland border, for the second time in one day, has now been charged over the offence.
Over 6700 cannabis plants were discovered by police in Southwest Sydney. The cannabis plants are estimated to be worth a staggering $20 million dollars. 34 search warrants have also been issued in the area.
Police in New South Wales have seized more than $3 million dollars’ worth of cannabis from several properties in what is said to have been a large scale operation with sophisticated grow rooms, using hydroponics.
Joshua Simms from Newport in New South Wales has avoided a sentence for trafficking drugs into the state. Instead, he will have to complete 60 hours of unpaid work within the next year.
The Australian Natural Therapeutics Group (ANTG) already has their medicinal cannabis crop growing close to Byron Bay, near Armidale. Now they are looking to move its headquarters to the popular beach town.
New research from the Lambert Initiative has discovered a ‘window of impairment’ of 3 to 10 hours from using cannabis, caused by tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in the drug. These findings could have implications on drug-driving laws.
A staggering $7.5 million dollars’ worth of cannabis has been found by New South Wales police at a property in the Southern Highlands. Another 100kg of dried cannabis leaves was also found.
A 28-year-old man was arrested at a unit in Rhodes, in Sydney’s after being thought to be in charge of a huge cannabis group shipping the drug throughout NSW, and worth millions of dollars in profits.
The New South Wales Greens party want to legalise cannabis for recreational use. Party MP Cate Faehrmann will introduce the new bill to the NSW upper house which would allow residents to grow their own plants at home.
Gladys Berejiklian has stated the New South Wales government will rule out decriminalising drug use, saying her government “will not be going down that path”.
A police search of three properties near Taree, at Minimbah, Melinga and Moorland, has found 13,353 cannabis plants growing illegally, in one of the biggest seizures found by New South Wales police.
A man in regional NSW has been charged after over $6 million dollars’ worth of cannabis plants were found growing on his remote property in Tindarey. This is the largest outdoor cultivation site found growing in NSW since 2017.