2 Feb 2018

Focus on Politics for Friday 2 February 2018

From Focus on Politics, 6:38 pm on 2 February 2018

Two pieces of legislation on medicinal cannabis have been before Parliament this week, raising questions about who should be allowed to grow and access the drug. A Government bill, which lays the groundwork for a regulated medicinal cannabis industry, passed its first reading. However, another bill which allows people to grow their own, failed. Here's our political reporter Mei Heron