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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Horrible child abuse death in Texas highlights links to marijuana

Friday, August 31, 2018

Parents Opposed to Pot 29 August 2018 Family First Comment: Those who say that marijuana makes people calm misunderstand how cannabis works on their brain. People who advocate…

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Children’s safety over marijuana industry’s profits

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The Denver Post 2 October 2016 Virtually any policy debate requires leaders to sort through competing priorities. That’s certainly the case when it comes to the regulation of…

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I work to protect children from marijuana. Kids with epilepsy could benefit from it.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The Denver Post 27 July 2017 It’s important to understand the difference between THC and CBD, two of the main ingredients in cannabis My son’s first grand mal…

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Lamm: Labeling of marijuana edibles is too lax

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The Denver Post 2 October 2016 As a grandmother and long-time child advocate, I am appalled by the increasing availability of edible marijuana products to children. Why? Because…

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