Tag Archives: Drug Law Reform

latest Canna-poll NZ

I read that a ‘Med-cannabis start up company’ in Aotearoa/NZ has recently commissioned a new poll, on the upcoming ‘Reeferendum’.. here are some line from the press release: ‘A new poll reveals a large majority of New Zealanders would support … Continue reading

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Reeferendum announcement

After the recent passage of the NZ Govt. med-cannabis bill.. I read today the that the Justice Minister has announced that the promised Referendum on Personal cannabis use, will be held at the time of the next General Election in … Continue reading

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Regulate ALL Drugs

Most of my work here, is around trying to change attitudes.. to cannabis specifically; but all currently illegal DRUGS. As I’ve said before, I do not promote ‘Illegal drug use’ or other illegal activity BUT I do want to be … Continue reading

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where will we be in 50

Im guessing the ‘hippies’ in 1968 never thought ’50 years from now.. people will laugh at how ridiculous it (canna_prohibition) all was’ but likely not thinking it would still be illegal in many places, two generations on; interestingly that there … 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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huge spike in synthetics deaths

I read that there is a real concern about a huge spike in the number of people dying from chemicals called ‘synthetic cannabis’.. some details from press release: ‘Provisional figures from the coroner show between 40 – 45 people died … Continue reading

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poll inconsistencies

I see from the recent, NZ Drug foundation poll on cannabis, that about 66% (2/3) support personal use & similar number.. personal home growing, but only about 40% (>1/3) support a legal commercial market; selling in shops etc., similar to … Continue reading

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