Tag Archives: Alternative to Prohibition

Open letter on Med-use

I read that a group of Medicinal cannabis users have signed an open letter, to the new Prime Minister of NZ & the Health Minister. Here is a flavour of the text: ‘We are medicinal cannabis users and their care … Continue reading

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attitudes

I was riding the bus to town yesterday, I struck up a conversation with a guy, who also agreed that cannabis is his preferred ‘drug of choice’ BUT due to the current law.. was often out & about, meeting up … Continue reading

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There are 2 issues

I was reading a couple of posts on another blog (YourNZ) about recent issues around medicinal cannabis in Aotearoa/NZ. Whilst NZ has really fallen to the ‘back of the pack’ in the OECD on cannabis reform, it does seem that … Continue reading

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Synthetic awareness

I read that a motorcycle gang in Aotearoa/NZ has organised a ride to highlight the recent harm caused by use of ‘Synthetic Cannabis’. Reports show that about 20 people have died this year from using these drugs. In contrast, there … Continue reading

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Canada is moving forward

I read a press release, about Canada’s moves towards a legal regulated Cannabis market/industry. This is the direction, I (&many others) believe the world should be going, on this matter. Hopefully Aotearoa/NZ will catch up after the Referendum (scheduled before … Continue reading

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Limited medicinal grow ?

I read that a Hemp farm in Aotearoa/NZ is applying to allow their crop to be used to extract medicinal compounds (CBDs) from the plants. I believe they are currently grown for industrial use only. I read the following issues: … Continue reading

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Protest; 90 years on

I read that protesters are calling for 90 years of effective Cannabis Prohibition in Aotearoa/NZ, to end.. NOW ! A press release states: ‘Campaigners took up camp on Trafalgar St (Nelson, Sth Island) on Saturday morning, calling for an end … Continue reading

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