Friends and family gather in Nelson, New Zealand to remember Alex Renton. Photo: Marion Van Dijk/Fairfax Media
Stacey Knott ~ Stuff.co.nz ~
 
Alex Renton sparked a national debate about medicinal cannabis while in a coma, his sister has told the teen's memorial service.
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The Nelson 19-year-old died on July 1 after being in hospital for three months, sedated with a range of drugs to stop him having seizures. His treatment included groundbreaking use of medicinal cannabis.
 
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