Epileptic boy’s mother calls for medical cannabis meeting with Home Secretary; The mother of 12-year-old Billy Caldwell has called for a meeting with the Home Secretary to discuss legalising a medical cannabis treatment for children with similar conditions.

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ITV News—The mother of a severely epileptic boy has called for a meeting with the Home Secretary to discuss legalising a medical cannabis treatment for children with similar conditions. Sajid Javid on Saturday permitted 12-year-old Billy Caldwell one of the bottles of cannabis oil confiscated by airport officials after his mother tried to bring them into the UK from Canada. Charlotte Caldwell, of Castlederg in Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, said they had “achieved the impossible” and the youngster was...

12-year-old Billy Caldwell to be treated with medicinal cannabis at home after emergency licence issued. 'He needs his toys, his garden, the things he's used to,' says mother Charlotte. 'I need to see him happy and well.'