Vancouver, Canada’s Marijuana Capital, Struggles to Tame the Black Market

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

The New York Times 29 October 2018 Family First Comment: Have you heard the claim that legalising marijuana will get rid of the black market and the gangs? Yep…

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Drug-driving testing: ‘If it saves one life, it’s worth it’

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Stuff co.nz 28 October 2018 Family First Comment: AA figures show last year drug-drivers were involved in 79 fatal crashes, topping the 70 drink-drivers. That number increased from 14…

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Medical cannabis will fuel addiction crisis, say doctors (UK)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Daily Mail 27 October 2018 Family First Comment: ‘We are concerned that in the interests of political expediency, this mandate to allow routine prescribing of cannabis for pain relief…

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Man who smoked ‘half bowl’ of marijuana daily gets prison for fatal crash

Monday, October 29, 2018

MLive 26 October 2018 Family First Comment: Still think nobody has died as a result of smoking marijuana? Think again. #PeopleBeforeProfits  www.VoteNo.nz A man who admitted to smoking “half…

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Don’t Try Cannabis, Its Bad For Health, Netherlands PM Tells Canadians

Monday, October 29, 2018

NDTV 26 October 2018 Family First Comment:  The marijuana that you can buy today is so much stronger” than before, he said, “which is bad for the health, especially…

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Kiwis divided on legalising cannabis, but more are in favour, 1 NEWS poll reveals

Friday, October 26, 2018

TVNZ One News 25 October 2018 Family First Comment:  Game on! Once we get the facts out, NZ will say No to Big Marijuana.  (and this poll makes a…

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Massey University ‘survey’ on dope is embarrassing – to Massey University

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Grow-your-own recreational pot finds favour, but many undecided Stuff co.nz 23 October 2018 Family First Comment: This is a crap survey. And that’s being polite. No other word for…

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Canada doctors wary of cannabis legalization

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Medical Press 15 October 2018 Family First Comment:  Diane Kelsall, editor in chief of the Canadian Medical Association Journal, called the October 17 launch “a national, uncontrolled experiment in which…

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New Zealanders ‘don’t need’ legal cannabis – Mark Richardson

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

NewsHub 23 October 2018 Family First Comment:  Well said, Mark.  “A new (online!) survey from Massey University showed the most favoured regime for legal weed was home production and…

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The drug courts on trial

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Radio NZ News 21 October 2018 Family First Comment:  A very good concept – where the law and the health components serve each other and act together to bring…

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