Tag Archives: Aotearoa/NZ drug policy

Parliamentary Questions

Today was the second day of NZ Parliament in 2019. It was the first day for ‘Question-time’: Q3 from the Opposition Dep. Leader/Drug policy spokesperson, that was asking about the upcoming ‘Reeferendum’.. BUT again she called it ‘LEGALISING MARIJUANA’ (slang … Continue reading

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making political noise

I watched some of the recommencement of NZ Parliament for 2019. The Prime Minister made a speech, about the direction her Govt. intend to move, this year; Politically. There was much bluff & bluster, from all parties in response. But … Continue reading

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Cannabis cull concern

I read that medicinal cannabis users (self prescribed) & ‘green fairies’ (growers/supply) are genuinely concerned about the shortage in Aotearoa/NZ. This is often due to Police strategy: Seek & destroy, at any cost, aka ‘recovery’ I read the following issues, … Continue reading

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Reeferendum debate.. bring it on

I watched a ‘TV debate’ between the newly announced: ‘Opposition’ National party Drug spokesperson & the Green party spokesperson (Govt. support party). This is about the announced ‘Reeferendum 2020’ in Aotearoa/NZ There were a few issues that stand out, to … Continue reading

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380 plants for personal use

I read in a news press release, that a man (in Aotearoa/NZ) was arrested with about 380 cannabis ‘seedlings’. He claimed in court; they were all for his ‘personal use’ ! The report says, the man told the judge they … Continue reading

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Hikurangi Cannabis news

I see that Hikurangi Cannabis Co. has made the news, for a couple of reasons: 1) They are starting a Hemp/Cannabis grow school (from a press release) : ‘The students are proud of what they are doing, and about their … Continue reading

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all quiet on the frontlines

Since the Med-cannabis use bill passed, its final stage & the NZ parliament closed for 2018.. there has been almost no news on the Drug war in Aotearoa/NZ. Some one said (paraphrased) ‘many kiwis are sick of hearing about this … Continue reading

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