Nationals leader’s comments come after the the suicide of Queensland anti-CSG farmer George Bender and follow Fiona Nash’s call for a change to state laws

Nationals leader Warren Truss believes farmers should have the right to veto coal seam gas exploration and extraction on their properties, following a call by assistant health minister Fiona Nash for a change to state laws.

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Source: Guardian Environment