But the opposition National Party calls the new law “lazy and dangerous”.
Māori are disproportionately targeted by drug policing. With NZ poised to legalise medicinal cannabis, will they continue to lose out?
Medical cannabis may be legal, but bureaucracy is intense and a lot of patients can't get access.
Mother Aubert: nun, pot-farmer and possible saint.
Christoph Rossner is using a former NATO air base in his quest to become Germany's leading medicinal weed grower.
Australia, we've come a long way from bush choof.
Australia, welcome to Big Weed.
It's been a big few months for local weed. Here's a handy guide to what's happening around the country and who's set to get rich.
Also, exhausted junior doctors get ready to strike and house prices keep on growing faster than anywhere else in the world.
Specialist doctors, and even some GPs, will be able to prescribe cannabis to patients from March 2017.
Also, same-sex marriage law has been great for international tourism, cows could be to blame for Havelock North's shitty water supply and a new national day to commemorate the Land Wars.
Premier Daniel Andrews paid a visit to Victoria's secret legal weed stash.