• 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

Govt Right To Be Nervous About Dope Vote

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Media Release 23 May 2018 Family First NZ says that the Government is right to be nervous about the fallout from a referendum on marijuana legalisation for recreational…

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Drug Foundation Tips On P Disturbing – For All Ages

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Media Release 2 May 2018 Family First says that Drug Foundation advice on methamphetamine use is not only foolish and illegal but is inappropriate at all levels and…

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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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Recent News

Canada legalises recreational marijuana

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Radio NZ News 20 June 2018 Family First Comment: Note that medical use has been legal since 2001 in Canada. So this highlights what the ultimate aim is…

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Drugs behind more fatal crashes than alcohol – study

Thursday, June 14, 2018

NewsHub 14 June 2018 Family First Comment: Expect this rate to go even higher if we go soft on drug laws. www.SayNopeToDope.nz A new Automobile Association study has…

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More Teens Than Ever Would Try Marijuana

Friday, June 8, 2018

WebMD 6 June 2018 Family First Comment: “These findings fly in the face of the Big Marijuana argument that somehow fewer young people will use marijuana if it…

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Synthetic cannabis compound found to treat skin disorder dermatitis

Thursday, June 7, 2018

TVNZ One News 7 June 2018 Early trials show that a synthetic form of a cannabis compound is safe and effective when used as a topical treatment for…

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More Drivers Killed Under the Influence of Drugs Than Alcohol

Friday, June 1, 2018

US News 31 May 2018 Family First Comment: Another reason not to go soft on drugs. Protecting lives! “If use is up, use by drivers is up,” author…

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PM won’t commit to law change if marijuana referendum successful

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Radio NZ News 24 May 2018 Family First Comment: How ironic! “Green Party co-leader James Shaw said the government should listen to the public if it voted to…

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