Tag Archives: Drug policy

ding dong a witch is dead

I see that Mr Pres. USA has sacked another ‘senior advisor’.. this time ‘Jeff Sessions’ (Attorney General) who recently infamously said (paraphrase) “Good people do not smoke marijuana” & condemned all talk of regulation or law reform ! BUT LOL.. … Continue reading

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another NZ med-canna startup

I read that another Medicinal cannabis startup company is underway in Aotearoa/NZ. Here are some details from the Press release: ‘A start-up in New Zealand’s burgeoning cannabis scene is asking investors for $20 million in backing.’ ‘Zeacann, which recently rebranded … Continue reading

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Police Association focus on Cannabis

I read that the NZ Police Association is focusing on cannabis, at an upcoming conference. BUT contrary to their previous policy of Zero-tolerance (?), it sounds like they are looking at the issues; ‘post-Reeferendum’ on or before our next election … Continue reading

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more talk BUT little action

There has been much talk.. BUT little action on drug reform recently in Aotearoa/NZ. With the news of 45 deaths in the past year, attributed to ‘synthetic cannabinoids’. (Elephant in the room.. being ignored) There are louder calls, from the … Continue reading

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SO.. who broke the law ?

I see in a local news report, that a University administrator (Proctor) reportedly entered some student flats, to ‘deliver pamphlets’ without the permission of the tenants & he removed several ‘Bongs’ (cannabis pipes). One of the students was asleep & … Continue reading

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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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