Media Release

Students Get Green Light For Dangerous Drug Use

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Media Release 19 February 2019 Family First NZ says that allowing drug use and drug testing at university orientation weeks is flawed and dangerous, and is being used…

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NZ Mental Health Will Worsen If Dope Legalised

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Media Release 14 February 2019  Family First NZ says that the latest study on the effects of marijuana prove that New Zealand would be foolish to legalise marijuana…

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Billboard Campaign Encourages Nope To Dope

Monday, February 11, 2019

Media Release 10 February 2019 A billboard campaign is warning families and encouraging them to think deeply about the possible legalisation of marijuana, and to vote against the…

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JUST RELEASED: Briefing for Families

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Are you ready for the debate on legalising marijuana? We are – and we’re here to help you. DOWNLOAD our new 24-page Briefing for Families. You can also…

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Open Letter To New Zealand Parliamentarians: Re Pill Testing Within Australia & NZ

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

DRUG FREE AUSTRALIA 30 January 2019 Drug Free Australia has been very concerned about the national pill testing push within Australia and New Zealand which has chiefly been…

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Attempts to Legalise Dope In Troubled Portugal

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

TRAFFICKING, ORGANISED CRIME, CONSUMPTION, PSYCHOACTIVE SUBSTANCES ALL ON THE INCREASE Media Release 21 January 2019 Family First NZ says that it is significant that political parties in Portugal…

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Recent News

Risks of legal cannabis in New Zealand understated, Massey University researchers say

Friday, February 22, 2019

NZ Herald 22 February 2019 Family First Comment: The Drug Foundation released a dodgy report trying to argue that legal marijuana would make money for the country. But as…

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My 16-year-old son died from Marijuana

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Poppot.org 2 October 2018 Family First Comment: Nobody ever died?…. “Henry was at the home of a 19-year-old young man, “dabbing”, which is the use of an inhaler to…

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Is marijuana legalization driving increases in violent crime?

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The Hill 19 February 2019 Family First Comment: “States beginning to consider full legalization would be wise to take a critical look at the increased rates of violent crime…

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‘Harm reduction’ drug policies are destroying San Francisco

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

New York Post 17 February 2019 Family First Comment: So true… “‘Harm reduction’ in a contemporary context, also means ‘a movement for social justice built on a belief in,…

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Strong dose of regulation needed with medicinal cannabis, ESR warns

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Stuff co.nz 18 February 2019 Family First Comment: Exactly what we warned about regarding cannabis medicine “When you are dealing with extracts, or medicines that are made from herbal…

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Cigarettes are healthy! And if you believe that, you’ll fall for Big Dope’s marijuana propaganda, too

Monday, February 18, 2019

Daily Mail 17 February 2019 Family First Comment: “Today’s Big Dope lobby wants to silence warnings about the dangers of marijuana until they have it legalised, and we can’t…

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