Assessing the driving impairment or otherwise of medicinal cannabis patients is a role the police can and should play in the absence of a breathalyser test, New South Wales MP Jeremy Buckingham has said as the latest attempt began to reform the state’s drug driving laws.

The Legalise Cannabis Party member yesterday introduced a bill to parliament that would exempt non-impaired drivers from prosecution if they hold a medical cannabis prescription.

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Steve has reported for a number of consumer and B2B titles over a journalism career spanning more than three decades. He is a regulator contributor to health journal, The Medical Republic, writing on...

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