Supreme Court ruling about Medical Marijuana


The Supreme Court of Canada expanded the definition of medical marijuana today beyond dried leaves, to include cannabis oils, teas, brownies and other forms of the drug. (Source:

Expert: Dr. Gabrielle Gobbi, Associate professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University and Co-Leader Mental Illness and Addiction Axis at McGill University Health Center (MUHC)

Expertise: Dr. Gobbi can comment on the Supreme court ruling about the definition of medical marijuana beyond dried leaves. In her research, she’s interested in studying the short- and long-term effects of cannabis use in mood and anxiety, and the potential beneficial effects of the drugs in the cure of mental diseases.

Email: gabriella.gobbi [at]

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