Thousands of Kiwi students suspended for drug use

Friday, December 29, 2017

Stuff co.nz 27 December 2017 Family First Comment: “…principals say it’s mostly marijuana – and small amounts of it – that get students into trouble. They’re unapologetic about…

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Medicinal cannabis bill will send ‘clear signal’ to police

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Radio NZ News 21 December 2017 Some medicinal cannabis users say they can see hope but no material changes for them in the government’s proposed legislation. The Misuse…

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Cannabis legislation provides new industry for NZ

Thursday, December 21, 2017

NewsTalk ZB 21 December 2017 Family First Comment: “The company has made cannabis mouth sprays and is clinically testing a low THC product, which won’t make patients high.”…

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Doctors divided on medicinal cannabis

Thursday, December 21, 2017

NewsHub 20 December 2017 The move to increase access to medicinal cannabis is dividing doctors, and specialists say there’s no evidence it reduces pain. Government rules terminally ill…

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Government’s cannabis plans include legal defence for terminal patients who use

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Stuff co.nz 20 December 2017 Family First Comment: “The Government will not be legalising medicinal cannabis…” It won’t be the end of this campaigning… “But some activists and…

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Campaigner wants more than ‘tinkering’ with medicinal cannabis law – Others disagree

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Radio NZ News 20 December 2017 A campaigner for medicinal cannabis wants a medical necessity defence introduced and a change in attitudes by doctors and the police. The…

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Family First calls for medicinal cannabinoids over marijuana

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Radio NZ News 20 December 2017 Family First Comment: Debating ‘medicinal marijuana’ on Radio NZ this morning… MPs are voting on whether to open the door to legal,…

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Step forward for medicinal cannabis

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

NewsTalk ZB 20 December 2017 A step forward for medicinal cannabis today. The Government is to reveal the contents of the Bill it’s tabling at Parliament this afternoon,…

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Sacked Whangarei doctor used methamphetamine and cannabis

Thursday, December 14, 2017

NZ Herald 14 December 2017 Family First Comment: No connection between P and dope? Yeah right! A Northland doctor who was justifiably sacked for prescribing controlled drugs to…

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NEW STATE DATA: Legalization States Show Higher Marijuana Use Versus U.S. As A Whole

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana) 12 December 2017 Statement on NSDUH State Estimates 2015-2016 New Federal Data Show Legalized States Marijuana Use At Alarming Rates; Colorado Now Top…

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