Ben Cort: “What NZ Needs To Understand About The Marijuana Debate” – An interview w/ Bob McCoskrie

By May 27, 2020 Recent News

Ben Cort is from Colorado and is the author of “Weed, Inc.: The Truth About the Pot Lobby, THC, and the Commercial Marijuana Industry”, released in September 2017. His passion for recovery, prevention and harm reduction comes from his own struggle with substance abuse. Sober since June 15, 1996, Ben has been a part of the recovery community in almost every way imaginable – from a recipient to a provider to a spokesperson. Ben has a deep understanding of the issues and a personal motivation to see the harmful effects of drug and alcohol abuse minimised. Ben’s Ted-X talk in 2017, What commercialisation is doing to cannabis, has had more than 1.6 million views! Ben recently visited New Zealand, speaking to community leaders, politicians and media.

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  • Gary Coker says:

    I have a letter written to Dr. Micheal Basset Minister of Health in 26 September 1984 regarding about decriminalise marijuana,
    I was an orchardist and apple Packhouse operator and was having a lot of trouble with workers smoking marijuana during lunch break
    and before work. Could you please call me on 06 8784726 or 8784726. Please don’t call tomorrow but email would be ok.

  • Gary Coker says:

    I have a letter written to Dr. Micheal Basset Minister of Health on 26 September 1984 regarding decriminalising marijuana,
    I was an orchardist and apple Packhouse operator and was having a lot of trouble with workers smoking marijuana during lunch break
    and before work. Could you please call me on 06 8784726 or 8784726. Please don’t call tomorrow but email would be ok.

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