Monthly Archives: November 2012

Petition to parliament

I listened to NZ parliament today & the speaker announced that a petition signed by over 2000(?) people had been delivered; that was calling for urgent action on the recommendations of the NZ Law Commissions report 2011, in regard to … Continue reading

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Waste of resources ?

The minister responsible for drug policy in Aotearoa/NZ has just issued his latest ban notice against what are commonly referred to as ‘ legal highs’. The latest called : K2 this like many others contains substances that mimic the effects … Continue reading

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Clarify my ideas

Just to clarify my personal ideas on the global drug war : 1) I think that a drug-free life-style is the best ! 2) BUT.. I am staunchly opposed to PROHIBITION as a way to enforce ‘ drug-free’ 3) The … Continue reading

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Change in the wind ?

I’ve heard twice recently, that two states in USA are moving to legalise recreational use of Cannabis : Colorado & Washington. I remember Pres. Obama saying, when he was a senator in 2004, that he would introduce law change IF … Continue reading

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More Political spin

I listen to the Political debate today. This Govt. is passing legislation to weaken NZs carbon emissions legislation. They are taking away any requirement that the farming industry should limit their emissions. You may ask what is this to do … Continue reading

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Seeing sense

I heard this morning that the Dutch Govt. have changed their minds about denying access to foreign tourists, to their Cannabis Coffeeshops. The news report stated that there was a concern that if they went ahead, with the plan to … Continue reading

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