• U.S. Paying The Price for Big Marijuana

    Monday, September 17, 2018

    Media Release 15 September 2018  Family First NZ says that the latest US government survey on drug use and health makes sobering reading, and on the back of…

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  • Sign the petition

    SIGN THE PETITION

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016

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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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Media Release

U.S. Paying The Price for Big Marijuana

Monday, September 17, 2018

Media Release 15 September 2018  Family First NZ says that the latest US government survey on drug use and health makes sobering reading, and on the back of…

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Marijuana Legalisation in Colorado Sends Clear Warning

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Media Release 13 September 2018 Family First NZ says that the experience of Colorado with legalisation of dope and the rise of Big Marijuana should send a clear…

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Roadside Drug Testing Is A Must To Protect Families

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Media Release 6 September 2018 Family First is calling on the government to support roadside drug testing, saying that we should take every measure possible to protect families…

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Bob McCoskrie: Move Over Big Tobacco, Here Comes Big Marijuana

Saturday, August 4, 2018

3 August 2018 Recent polling of New Zealand’s view on marijuana laws has been used to claim that there is widespread support for marijuana and that it’s time…

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National’s Medicinal Marijuana Appears Cautious & Compassionate

Friday, July 27, 2018

Media Release 27 July 2018 Family First NZ is welcoming the National party’s medicinal marijuana bill saying that the balance between caution and compassion appears to be right….

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Incomplete Drug Poll Ignores Major Concerns

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Media Release 24 July 2018 Family First NZ is rejecting calls for the laws on marijuana to be changed, and warns that the polling by drug advocates is…

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Recent News

South Africa legalises private use of marijuana

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

NewsHub 19 September 2018 South Africa’s highest court has allowed the private use of marijuana, upholding a lower court’s ruling that found the criminalisation of cannabis was unconstitutional….

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BREAKING: HHS Reports Heavy Marijuana Use Skyrocketing

Monday, September 17, 2018

SAM 14 September 2018 Family First Comment:  There are now twice as many daily or near daily marijuana users in the US than just a decade ago, according to…

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Family First warns against cannabis reform after damning Colorado report

Friday, September 14, 2018

NewsHub 13 September 2018 Family First Comment: Don’t do it, New Zealand! “The report by the Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area found that cannabis-related fatalities, hospitalisations, use,…

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New Report: Colorado Tests Thousands of Drivers for Pot, 2/3rds are Positive

Monday, September 10, 2018

New Report: Two-Thirds of DUIs in Colorado Test Positive for Marijuana Media Release SAM 10 September 2018 Family First Comment: A published report by the state of Colorado…

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Monitoring the Future Panel Study from the University of Michigan finds marijuana use among college students at 30-year high

Friday, September 7, 2018

The Detroit News 5 September 2018 Family First Comment: “Marijuana use among college-age people is at the highest level in three decades and fewer think using it is…

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Tim Dower: Labour should be supporting National’s drug-driving policy

Thursday, September 6, 2018

NewsTalk ZB 6 September 2018 Family First Comment: Well said, Tim. “National’s bill would have allowed for instant saliva tests. Labour’s reason for not backing it is that…

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