Doctors, patients seek permission for marijuana use in treatment

The Prague Monitor (Czech Republic)
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

czech-pharmacyCzech doctors, patients and scientists launched a petition for the legal use of marijuana in treating sclerosis multiplex, the Parkinson disease, cancer and the AIDS in the Czech Republic whose legislation bans such practice. The petitioners say the ban breaches people's free choice of treatment methods and want it to be lifted. They give research results and practice in foreign countries as arguments in support of their demand.