I Visited Colorado To See Dope Legalisation. Don’t Go There.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Legalised dope is a licence for Big Marijuana to exploit young people Bob McCoskrie – National Director, Family First NZ Published in the Dominion Post 15 November 2018…

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Evidence Proves Tax Argument For Marijuana Is Flawed

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Media Release 7 November 2018 Family First New Zealand says that the cost benefit analysis of drug law reform may sound attractive, but international evidence shows that it…

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Global Commission on Drug Policy Promotes Flawed Drug-Rights Culture

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Media Release 25 October 2018 Family First says that the Global Commission on Drug Policy has a flawed approach to drug use in our society, and is more…

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Canada’s marijuana law – confusion and uncertainty, and tears

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Canada’s law introduced on October 17 this year has huge variations of how the law will apply throughout the country. This will lead to confusion and uncertainty, but…

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Labour / Greens Playing Cynical Politics With Cannabis Medicine

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Media Release 17 Oct 2018 Family First NZ believes that Labour and Greens are playing cynical politics with the cannabis medicine issue because of the upcoming referendum on…

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WATCH – Family First Advocates Drug-Free – Not Drug-Friendly

Monday, October 15, 2018

On TVNZ1’s Q+A programme on Sunday evening we debated the legalisation of marijuana and the upcoming referendum with Green MP Chloe Swarbrick. The Greens have negotiated a referendum on this…

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Wine Gummy Bears Raise Concern For Children

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Media Release 25 September 2018  Family First NZ is concerned about reports that a Marlborough candy company is marketing wine gummy bears, and is warning that alcohol edibles…

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Govt Says No To Global Call To Reduce Illicit Drugs

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Media Release 24 September 2018  Family First is shocked and dismayed that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is not willing to join other countries in developing national action plans…

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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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