Tag Archives: Aotearoa/NZ drug policy

Submission sent

In light of the recent; Govt. Medicinal cannabis reform bill, that passed first reading.. the NZ Parliamentary Health select committee, is calling for ‘public submissions’ on the bill. I call on all kiwis, who support reforms to do so ASAP … Continue reading

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NZ Hemp company shares

I read that a licensed Hemp company in Aotearoa/NZ, is offering shares to increase their company’s equity & create jobs, here are some of the issues (from a news report): ‘Waiapu Investments Ltd has been established by Ruatoria-based social enterprise … Continue reading

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more bluff & bluster

I just watched a TV news item.. purporting that Medicinal Cannabis is now being rejected by some doctors in Canada & NZ should take heed. They stated that the ‘alleged pain killing effect’ maybe more a placebo rather than a … Continue reading

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Disclaimer

I was recently told that I should provide links to all the stories that I get my info from. Whilst I accept that some readers may think, “I’m just making this stuff up”. I’d like to assure folks, that I … Continue reading

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Politicians attitude: no real change

In my last post I said that there does seem to be a mood for change to cannabis laws, here in Aotearoa/NZ, amongst the general public, but not really among the politicians, it seems.. this was clearly shown when the … Continue reading

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kiwi attitudes seem to change

I was listening briefly, to radio talkback last evening.. the topic was ‘Medicinal marijuana/cannabis’. In the past few years, the callers seem to have been split.. with many from both extremes of the issue, BUT the segment I heard, last … Continue reading

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Its America’s WAR.. not ours

I have been wondering why it is, that a War that started in USA, (1970) has become such a battlefront in Aotearoa/NZ ? ..its their WAR; not ours.. NZ has always had close ties with Europe, Britain & USA in … Continue reading

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