• Sign the petition

    SIGN THE PETITION

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016

    CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION

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  • Drug driving campaign

    Wednesday, June 24, 2015

    Stoned drivers are a problem in New Zealand. But they don’t want to hear it’s dangerous. Many reckon they actually drive safer and slower when they’re stoned. Thing…

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  • Shopkeepers (drug driving ad)

    Wednesday, June 24, 2015

    Some people think that if they’re a bit stoned, driving slower will make them safer. Trouble is, cannabis slows your reactions. So are you really safe to drive?

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  • Cannabis-Based Medicines

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    We don’t have to smoke the stuff. Really. Current medical marijuana programs are a joke — but no laughing matter Researching and developing marijuana-based medicines the right way…

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  • Kevin Sabet Marijuana Presentation

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Marijuana Policy: Informing a smart approach Kevin Sabet PhD SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana)

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  • Drug Driving in Aotearoa

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    (2013) Three Maori boys find themselves in a situation familiar to most kids growing up in New Zealand – sitting outside in the car, waiting for one of…

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  • Anti-cannabis advert

    Monday, September 8, 2014

    (2009) The government launches a new ad campaign to warn young people of the risks of taking cannabis.

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  • Oppose Legalizing Marijuana

    Monday, January 6, 2014

    (2010) This gripping 85-second video from http://MarijuanaHarmsFamilies.com will show you why legalising marijuana in California is a bad idea. For video documentation, visit http://MarijuanaHarmsFamilies.com — a project of…

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  • Google Earth Reveals Devastation Caused by Marij...

    Tuesday, November 19, 2013

    (2013) Read the full story here: http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marbl… Environmental sociologist Anthony Silvaggio narrates a flyover of the devastation wrought by industrial scale pot growers.

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Media Release

Green’s ‘Medicinal’ Marijuana Bill Up In Smoke

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Media Release 31 January 2018 Family First NZ is welcoming the strong defeat of Chloe Swarbrick’s medicinal marijuana bill. “it makes no sense for two bills on the…

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Rejection of Green’s ‘Medicinal’ Marijuana Bill Welcomed

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Media Release 30 January 2018 Family First NZ is welcoming National’s rejection of the Green’s private members bill on medicinal marijuana, and is now calling on NZ First…

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Green’s Grow-Your-Own-Dope-Medicine Bill Is Flawed

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Media Release 29 January 2018 Family First NZ says that politicians should reject the Green’s private members bill on medicinal marijuana, labelling it as flawed and dangerous, and…

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Govt Must Listen To Medical Profession on Marijuana

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Media Release 20 December 2017 Family First NZ says that any legislation on medicinal marijuana should be based on legitimate and responsible scientific research on the potential benefits…

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Answering Your Questions on Medicinal Marijuana – A Briefing Paper For Families

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The Labour-led government is focusing on the ‘medicinal marijuana’ issue, with the intention of medicinal cannabis being more available to people with terminal illness or chronic pain, and allowing for…

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Medicinal Marijuana Must Be Based on Research

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Media Release 19 December 2017 Family First NZ says that any legislation on medicinal marijuana should be based on legitimate and responsible scientific research on the potential benefits…

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Recent News

Youth smoking at all-time low – survey

Thursday, February 15, 2018

NewsHub 15 February 2018 Family First Comment: Great trend. So if we can say no to smoking tobacco (and the message is heard and heeded), we can also…

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How they voted on Green’s grow-your-own-dope-medicine bill

Thursday, February 1, 2018

National NO! ALL National MPs – even Chris Bishop and Nikki Kaye!     NZ First NO! ALL NZ First MPs   Labour NO! Peeni Henare, Willie Jackson,…

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Woman left with lasting fear after partner’s marijuana binge

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Otago Daily Times 1 February 2018 Family First Comment: Marijuana a harmless mellow substances that harms no-one else? Yeah right. “Thammahetti Mudalige lost his job after failing a…

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Green Party bill to provide greater access to medicinal cannabis falls short

Thursday, February 1, 2018

NZ Herald 31 January 2018 Green MP Chloe Swarbrick’s bill on medicinal cannabis has been stubbed out in Parliament tonight. In an emotive debate at the first reading,…

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Two paths to cannabis reform

Thursday, February 1, 2018

NewsRoom 31 January 2018 Family First Comment: This article highlights why we oppose the Greens bill… “’Would you grow your own aspirin?’ Indeed, cannabis contains over 400 distinct…

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The Libertarian Case for Drug Prohibition

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The Public Discourse 28 January 2018 Family First Comment: An excellent article….. “Recreational drug use interferes with clear thinking. The very activity is centered around the consumption of…

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