Global support for Sienna as medicinal cannabis petition cracks 78900 signatures

NSW: “We’re very overwhelmed by the amount of support, to be honest.”

Lake Heights parents Yvonne Cooper and Daniel Phelps want legal access to medicinal cannabis for their daughter Sienna, 8. Picture: Sylvia Liber

”I don’t want to break the law, but I don’t want to bury my eight-year-old child.”

They are the words of a Lake Heights mum that have struck a chord with tens of thousands of people across the country and beyond.

Yvonne Cooper’s eight-year-old daughter, Sienna, suffers from severe seizures and she fears her little girl could die without legal access to medicinal cannabis.

Last week, in a last-ditch plea for help, Ms

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