DPRA will invite medical experts and researchers to kick off the discussion.
The Denpasar Police confiscated nearly 400 grams of liquid cannabis from a US nationality who was arrested in the Kuta area, Badung, Bali.
Earlier, the Constitutional Court rejected the application for a judicial review of Law Number 35 of 2009 on Narcotics (Narcotics Law) submitted by several mothers of patients, with brain function disorders (cerebral palsy).
The judicial review request was submitted by several mothers whose children are diagnosed with cerebral palsy (CP) and NGOs in an effort to make medical marijuana, which can be used to treat CP patients, legal.
IDI is open for collaboration with the Ministry of Health.
"Morphine is stronger than marijuana but is used for medical purposes. Cannabis is actually the same as morphine. Morphine is harder than marijuana but it's used for something beneficial."
A mother publicly demanded the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes.
Study and assessment will be conducted in a very thorough manner with the involvement of medical and pharmacy experts.
"I remain consistent not to (discuss the discourse) legalizing marijuana, said The Head of the National Narcotics Agency (BNN) RI Commissioner General of Police Petrus Reinhard Golose
Member of parliament asked government response to an inquiry on medical marijuana