Mind-altering breast milk – New cannabis study

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

TVNZ One News 27 August 2018 Family First Comment: “The study authors said “it is reasonable to speculate” that exposing infants to THC or cannabidiol “could influence normal…

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People are growing marijuana illegally in national forests – and it’s ravaging them

Monday, August 27, 2018

CBS News 24 August 2018 Family First Comment: The pot industry is anything but environmentally-friendly, and here’s another example. It seems very ironic that the Greens are pushing…

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Experts conclude there’s no ‘safe’ level of alcohol consumption after global study

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Stuff co.nz 24 August 2018 Family First Comment: The cost outweighs the benefit – similar to dope. “The US-based authors, who combined 26 years of alcohol data from…

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Medicinal cannabis drugs should be in doctors’ toolbox

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Stuff co.nz 24 August 2018 Family First Comment: A balanced commentary on cannabis medicine – as opposed to dope or pot. “Nonetheless, if medical cannabis works, it should…

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Teens who vape or use hookah are more likely to use marijuana later, study finds

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

CNN News 6 August 2018 Teens who used e-cigarettes and hookah were up to four times more likely to use marijuana later, according to a study published Monday…

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‘Decriminalisation by stealth’ suspected driver behind plunge in cannabis offences

Monday, August 6, 2018

NZ Herald 5 August 2018 The number of people appearing before our district courts on cannabis offences has halved over the past decade – a phenomenon being attributed…

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National would legalise cannabis if public voted in favour – Bridges

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Radio NZ News 31 July 2018 Family First Comment: National has changed their policy on referendums – apparently! “Oh I think we’ve got to, I mean we’ve got…

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Cannabis offending halves as methamphetamine offending doubles, figures show

Monday, July 30, 2018

Stuff co.nz 29 July 2018 Cannabis offences have halved in the past decade and the Drug Foundation says the figure reflects the fact police have adopted a more sensible approach to…

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Giles Newton-Howes: Is medical cannabis a wolf in sheep’s clothing?

Friday, July 27, 2018

NZ Herald 27 July 2018 Family First Comment: Excellent analysis… “The link between legislation of cannabis for medical uses and a growth in drug use disorder is great….

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Most in US think cannabis has health benefits, despite lack of data – study

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Guardian 23 July 2018 Family First Comment: Well, this is interesting timing – and could have “NZ” in the title!! “She attributes the gaps between public perception…

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