Federal government considers intervention on cannabis

Kirsten Lawson
Updated October 23 2019 - 2:07pm, first published September 26 2019 - 2:00pm

Attorney-General Christian Porter has flagged possible federal intervention to overturn Canberra's decision to legalise cannabis, describing the new law as "crazy" and "a very bad idea".

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Kirsten Lawson

Kirsten Lawson

Political reporter

It's about the truth for me. That means asking questions. Then asking more questions. On the best days, we get answers.

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