• 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

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SayNopeToDope.nz Website Will Oppose Legalisation

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Media Release 24 October 2017 Family First NZ says that their website www.SayNopeToDope.nz will inform families about the attempts to legalise marijuana, and to help them speak up…

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Campaign Will Say Nope To Dope

Friday, October 20, 2017

Media Release 20 October 2017 Family First NZ says that the Green party have now declared their true intention – to legalise dope – and a strong campaign…

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Stunning Hypocrisy on Referendums By Greens

Friday, October 20, 2017

Media Release 20 October 2017 Family First NZ is slamming the Green party as being hypocritical after their call for a referendum on legalising dope.  “This is the…

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Bob McCoskrie: Legalising weed raises questions

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Published in Manukau Courier 13 Sep 2017 and Papakura Courier 6 Sep 2017 (not currently available online) The Drug Foundation recently claimed that there is widespread support for…

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VALUE YOUR VOTE 2017: Marijuana

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Supporters of decriminalisation would have us believe that cannabis is a gentle, harmless substance that gives users little more than a sense of mellow euphoria and hurts no…

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Half of Kiwis Say Nope To Dope

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Media Release 5 September 2017 Family First NZ says that the Vote Compass survey run by TVNZ rebuts the spurious and vested interest claims made by NORML and…

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Recent News

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Link between Adolescent Pot Smoking and Psychosis Strengthens

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Scientific American 20 October 2017 Family First Comment: Why would we want to legalise and normalise such a harmful substance? “…People who had consumed cannabis before age 18…

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Legalisation of cannabis will be bad for New Zealand’s young and impressionable

Sunday, October 22, 2017

WhaleOil,co.nz 22 October 2017 Family First Comment: Not often we quote from ‘WhaleOil’ (for good reason!) but this guest post is excellent… “What does a referendum do? Whatever…

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Move to reform cannabis laws meets supporters, opponents

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Radio NZ News 21 October 2017 Family First Comment: We said “”It just seems highly ironic that we’re starting to finally realise the harms of tobacco and trying…

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Dunne: Government will need to follow through on cannabis reform

Saturday, October 21, 2017

NewsTalk ZB 21 October 2017 The prospect of a referendum on legalising cannabis is being welcomed by Peter Dunne who brought in and then banned synthetic versions of…

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Greens promised referendum on personal cannabis use – Ardern wants national discussion

Friday, October 20, 2017

Stuff co.nz 20 October 2017 Family First Comment: “Conservative lobby group Family First was already preparing to rail against the prospect of a referendum. National director Bob McCoskrie…

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Greens secure referendum on personal cannabis use

Friday, October 20, 2017

NewsTalk ZB 20 October 2017 A public referendum on legalising cannabis for personal use will be held by the 2020 election as part of the agreement between the…

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