Marijuana legalization debate prompts a new high in hypocrisy

Monday, January 7, 2019

Fox News 6 January 2019 Family First Comment: So true… “Many of the same folks who have been pushing for healthier school lunches, soft drink bans, lower salt content…

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Marijuana Is More Dangerous Than You Think

Monday, January 7, 2019

The Wall Street Journal 4 January 2019 Family First Comment: “The number of Americans who use cannabis heavily is soaring. In 2006, about 3 million Americans reported using the…

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Police Minister Stuart Nash wants drug testing kits at all music festivals by next summer

Thursday, January 3, 2019

NZ Herald 2 January 2019  Police Minister Stuart Nash wants to see all New Zealand music festivals kitted out with drug testing kits by next summer. This has…

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‘Dead Skunk’ Stench From Marijuana Farms Outrages Californians

Friday, December 28, 2018

The New York Times 19 December 2018  They call it fresh skunk, the odor cloud or sometimes just the stink. Mike Wondolowski often finds himself in the middle…

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Tobacco giant Altria strides into vape market with $19b Juul Stake

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

NZ Herald 21 December 2018 Family First Comment: Welcome to Big Marijuana – potentially in NZ one day. NZ Investors are already lining up. “….The investment comes about two…

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Mike Yardley: Cynical cannabis referendum from a Government that’s soft on crime

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

NZ Herald 19 December 2018 Family First Comment: Well said, Mike. “Would legalisation improve the health, well-being and productivity of New Zealand? No, it would not. How could it?”…

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Big cannabis: Should pot be legal? A debate

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Radio NZ News 19 December 2018 New Zealanders are to be given the final say on whether personal use of cannabis should be legal. The question will be…

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New Zealanders will vote on whether cannabis should be legalised for personal use at 2020 election

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

TVNZ One News 18 December 2018 Family First Comment: #SayNopeToDope www.VoteNo.nz The Government has confirmed there will be a binding referendum on legalising cannabis at the 2020 general election….

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Toddlers die painful death while mother smokes marijuana (US)

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Toddlers die a ‘painful death’ after being left in a hot car for 15 hours NZ Herald 17 December 2018 Family First Comment:  “Nobody ever died from smoking marijuana.”…

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Labour violins play but ovation must wait

Monday, December 17, 2018

NZ Herald 15 December 2018 Family First Comment: Excellent commentary on Labour’s shoddy law making around both medicinal marijuana and drug policy… Medicinal – “You had to read the…

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