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ACDP supports medical marijuana use
Health South Africa

ACDP supports medical marijuana use

Originally published in Yahoo News The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) supports the Medical Innovation Bill which, if passed, will allow for the use of marijuana for medical reasons in the country, said the party’s Cheryllyn Dudley on Thursday. “The ACDP agrees in principle with legislation making provision for innovation, […]

Tutu’s case for assisted dying will ‘fuel pejudice against elderly, dying and disabled’
Health Opinion

Tutu’s case for assisted dying will ‘fuel pejudice against elderly, dying and disabled’

Originally published in MERCATORNET It is perhaps in the nature of celebrities to champion causes they perceive to be popular. Celebrity bishops are no exception and Desmond Tutu’s support for Lord Falconer’s Assisted Dying Bill is not surprising but deeply disappointing. Dignity in Dying, the former Voluntary Euthanasia Society, has […]