Newspaper items used in the compilation of this issue outline (see also the Web Links / Internet Information section)

NOTE: Items indexed from The Age are often syndicated in other Fairfax newspapers. Thus, the hyperlink below an Age item may lead to the same item on another Fairfax publication's website.

The Age: October 29, 2012, page 4, news item (photo) by Julia Medew, `Cannabis spray may help severely ill cope with pain'.

Herald-Sun: May 16, 2013, page 19, news item, `Legal dope plea'. (no web link)

The Australian: May 16, 2013, page 3, news item by Mark Coultan, `Medical-use marijuana backed'.

The Australian: May 18, 2013, page 20, comment by Ross Fitzgerald, `Time to get real on cannabis use'.