After a u-turn one of many by this government cannabis oil and other safer forms of the drug will be made available within weeks according to the UK Home Office.
Home secretary Sajid Javid announced today of the change which will help millions of people who suffer a range of symptoms.
This does not mean that cannabis that people use outside is legal it will never be made legal and currently a class B drug.
Many people have campaigned to get medicinal cannabis downgraded from a schedule 1 which means no doctor can prescribe it to a schedule 2 where doctors can prescribe it to those that need it the most.
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