Tag Archives: Alternative to Prohibition

frontlines issues

a couple of recent items from the frontlines of the war; 1) with the election campaign in full swing, a current affairs show had, a piece on ‘in light of deaths from synthetics, should natural herb, be decrim’d or legal … Continue reading

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survey

I just put together some questions that anyone reading can answer, if you like: 1) would you agree; If you get up in the morning & one of the first things you do is smoke herb & you continue all … Continue reading

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Main item

I have been reading the report that came from a petition about medicinal cannabis in NZ parliament, this is the ‘guts of the sticking point’ (IMHO).. the total block on allowing the natural plant (with THC >5%) to be grown … Continue reading

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more from frontlines

I heard a few recent items from the ‘Frontlines of the Drug WAR’: 1) in 2012 it was reported that NZ Police/customs seized about 30KGs of Meth/P; in 2016 it has jumped massively to over 900KGs according to TV news … Continue reading

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yet another committee

I hear that the Govt. are about to setup ANOTHER advisory committee, to look into the recent issues, around ‘Synthetic Cannabis’ in Aotearoa/NZ.. after several recent deaths were attributed to its use. I just cant believe this nonsense; many are … Continue reading

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over the fence

I keep trying to workout why, it is; that Aotearoa/NZ (& France etc. ?) has falling so FAR behind the rest of the OECD on drug/cannabis reform.. this is all I can surmise; 1) they are not actually listening to … Continue reading

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what might change

I listen to attitudes & am surprised to hear, some seem to think, that cannabis law reform would effectively ‘legitimise drug prohibition’ (black-market) BUT in reality it would change quite a bit; Aotearoa/NZ seems almost afraid to openly discuss it.. … Continue reading

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