Family divided over need for cannabis

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Stuff co.nz 6 July 2014 A Northland family is being torn apart in their bid to give their six-year-old daughter cannabis. Jessika and Brendan Guest moved from America…

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New York legalises medical marijuana

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

3 News 8 July 2014 Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill making New York the 23rd US state to legalise marijuana for medical use, in a growing…

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Police operation prevents drug related harm

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

NZ  Police 30 June 2014 Police believe the true success of this year’s national cannabis operation is not the drugs destroyed, the guns seized or the suspects arrested…

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Politicians’ Prescriptions for Marijuana Defy Doctors and Data

Monday, June 30, 2014

The New York Times 26 June 2014 New York moved last week to join 22 states in legalizing medical marijuana for patients with a diverse array of debilitating…

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Parents use cannabis to treat kids

Monday, June 30, 2014

Stuff co.nz 29 June 2014 Parents are giving their children cannabis to treat serious diseases, and they’re resorting to growing their own plants or importing them illegally from…

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Most people want to see the drug either made legal or decriminalised

Saturday, June 28, 2014

NZ Herald 28 June 2014 A poll shows most people want smoking cannabis to be decriminalised or made legal. The latest Herald-DigiPoll survey shows just under a third…

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Dale Bramley: Dope is harmless? You must be high

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

NZ Herald 11 June 2014 The ban last month of so-called legal highs came as a welcome relief to staff at Waitemata District Health Board, particularly our doctors,…

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Marijuana playing larger role in fatal crashes – US

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

USA Today 9 June 2014 As more states are poised to legalize medicinal marijuana, it’s looking like dope is playing a larger role as a cause of fatal…

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The Nat’s position on cannabis

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Thank you for contacting me regarding cannabis legislation in New Zealand. This Government has no plans to change the legal status of cannabis. We do not think that…

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Internet Party leader wants cannabis decriminalised

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

OneNews 4 June 2014 Internet Party leader Laila Harre wants cannabis to be decriminalised. Ms Harre says it’s her personal view and the Internet Party itself is yet…

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