Cannabis for Medical Use to be Legalized in Greece


The Greek Health Ministry on Monday announced the formation of a working group consisting of  academics, psychiatrists, and scientific and legal advisers of the prime minister, health ministry and the justice ministry and members of patient associations, to initiate a discussion on the medical use of the cannabis.

The group’s mission is to assess the contemporary use of the cannabis and the legislative framework, and to propose feasible regulations that would make the medicinal use of cannabis possible.

It’s findings will be advisory and the working group is to submit its propositions to the minister of health by October 30, 2016.

Source: ANA – MPA