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In many parts of the world the approach to drugs – especially cannabis – is changing.

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Over the weekend Uruguay legalised recreational cannabis. In doing so, it joined a host of other countries either flirting with the concept of medicinal cannabis or going balls to the wall and fully legalising the drug.

Australia is no different. In a landmark decision last year the federal government moved to legalise medicinal cannabis. There's still a lot of work to do – activists say the processes the government has in place for access are outdated and too complicated – but the decision to look into medicinal cannabis represents a changing perspective on a drug that was one associated with burnouts and "reefer madness".

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  1. Do you agree with legalising recreational cannabis?

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  1. Do you agree with legalising medicinal cannabis?

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  1. Out of 10, how would you rate your knowledge when it comes to acquiring medicinal cannabis in Australia

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  1. Do you think Australia is heading in the right direction when it comes to cannabis?

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  1. Do you think cannabis use is damaging to the community?

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  1. Do you think the government is doing everything it can to provide appropriate access to medicinal cannabis?

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Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.

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