Tag Archives: Cannabis Law Reform

Support from the Right

I read that the NZ ACT party (far-right) have also come out, in support of cannabis law reform. This now leaves just the National (centre-right) party, who lead the current Govt. as the only real block ! The report states: … Continue reading

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Summit plan

I read that a group of ‘movers & shakers’ are planning a cannabis law reform summit in July 2017. There is speculation that the previous PM of Aotearoa/NZ could be a guest speaker. I see a few other groups will … Continue reading

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Pot heroes

I have been thinking about the people (& groups), who deserve a medal for their ‘fight in the drug war’ : 1) Robert Nesta Marley RIP.. who often highlighted the issue, during his concerts. Follower of Ras TafarI 2) Jack … Continue reading

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political B-S

I keep hearing that cannabis law reform is ‘cross party’, meaning it is neither really aligned to; left or right. BUT looking at the current NZ parliament.. I notice that: 1) the right-wing party who lead the current Govt. inc. … Continue reading

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Candidate to stand

I read that the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis party (ALCP) have announced they are standing a candidate in the Mt. Albert by-election in February. This was triggered by a current MP resigning from the position. The person standing has a profile … Continue reading

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Nobel laureate comment

I heard a report that the latest Nobel Peace prize laureate, has commented on the Drug war, during his acceptance speech.. the prize was awarded to the President of Colombia, for his work to end a long running sectarian war … Continue reading

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Time for change

I read that the NZ Drug foundation, say the time is right for cannabis reforms in Aotearoa/NZ, in light of 3 more USA states recently legalising recreational use: California, Massachusetts & Nevada. I read the following issues: ‘In the state … Continue reading

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