Tag Archives: Cannabis

Med-Cannabis V Opioids

I keep hearing that the ‘jury is still out’ (esp. in Aotearoa/NZ) on the genuine, medicinal use of cannabis (aka ‘marijuana’) for treatment of pain.. BUT I just watched this video, from USA (F-Bk) saying that it should be the … Continue reading

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Lebanon.. Med-cannabis

I see a news report (Al Jazeera) that the authorities in Lebanon are talking about medicinal cannabis law reform.. some info. from the press release: ‘According to the UN, Lebanon is one of the largest producers and exporters of cannabis … Continue reading

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Green Fairy court date

I read that a ‘Green Fairy’ (med-cannabis grower/supplier) & cannabis activist, (her Son Alex (RIP), was first ‘legal cannabis’ case, approved in NZ) has a court date : Nelson courthouse, on 5 October 2018 at 2PM, to defend her charges. … Continue reading

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more news from the frontlines

I read several news items from the ‘Frontlines of the Drug war‘.. here are some brief lines, from press releases : 1) a Northland (NZ) ‘Grey Power’ group (Aged Care) are disputing that they support medicinal cannabis advocacy.. something that … Continue reading

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Lucy on Canna-Laws

I have posted recently on ‘Start the Conversation’; a group of cannabis activists & ‘experts’ who are promoting law reform.. by open & honest conversation/debate on the issues. One of their spokespeople is a kiwi actor (famously Xena, Warrior Princess) … Continue reading

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UK Cannabis Club.. ‘police support’

I read that a ‘Cannabis club’ in Middlesbrough UK, ‘has support of Police’. I watched an online video post, that included the following issues/comments: 1) the club says they are helping to ‘remove the stigma‘ of using the drug (class … Continue reading

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NZers discuss the cannabis issues

I just watched an online feed from, a recent panel discussion in Auckland NZ.. from the Cannabis reform group ‘Start the Conversation’ They are mainly covering the ‘often trod ground’ around medicinal cannabis & the proposed ‘Reeferendum’.. it is good … Continue reading

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