Tag Archives: Drug Law Reform

Cracks appearing ?

I see that the USA Federal Drug Admin. (FDA) has approved the cannabis-based drug ‘Epidiolex’ (made by UK company; GW Pharma). It is a CBD-rich extract, used to treat neurological conditions, such as Epilepsy. There has been a lot of … Continue reading

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Cannabis Ambassadors

I read that a Cannabis law reform group in Aotearoa/NZ (under the banner ‘Start the conversation’) have recruited some high-profile ‘Ambassadors’ to help champion the cause, including a world-famous NZ Actress (L.L.). I read the following, from press release: ‘Dunedin … Continue reading

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more despatches.. frontlines

I read a couple more items from the frontlines of the Drug War: 1) a man in a dressing gown was busted (in Sth Island NZ) for a ‘pocket full of pot’ (19 grams), some more stashed in a breakfast … Continue reading

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‘Cofyshops’ in Paris

I read that France is quickly catching up to the rest of the EU.. they have licensed a couple of ‘Cofyshops’ in Paris.. with reportedly ‘low-THC’ cannabis for sale. There are a few pics, with the Press release (I haven’t … Continue reading

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part 2

I watched the first 2 sections of the sequel ‘Druglawed 2’: It had a short part about an Israeli doctor who did the first research into the cannabinoid body system & how it has receptors that bind to cannabis & … Continue reading

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NZ Reeferendum maybe next year ?

I read that the ‘reeferendum’ on cannabis reform (rec-use) that was promised, to be held; on or before the next NZ General election (2020) maybe moved to next year. Here are some points from the press release: ‘New Zealanders may … Continue reading

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prison muster spike

I keep hearing that the NZ prison population is at an all time HIGH.. that this new Govt. have declared they intend to cut the muster.. BUT today I see a graph of stats. 1) in 2000 (start) there were … Continue reading

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