Tag Archives: End Drug War NZ

biggest bust nz

From the Frontlines: 1) I see on NZ TV news that 190KGs of Cocaine, were seized at Customs in Auckland (NZ). The report said it was probable, that the supply destination was actually the bigger, more lucrative Australian market. They … Continue reading

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more conference footage

Further to my last post, about the recent Cannabis conference in Aotearoa/NZ.. I found this footage: It has interviews with some of the organisers/movers & shakers in this area.. worth a view Again; it seems to be, no so much … Continue reading

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Cannabis Conference NZ

I read a while ago that ‘The Cannabis coalition’ & others, were organising a conference in Wellington (capital) to discuss/workshop ideas about possible reform. This occurred over the weekend; here is footage of one of the speakers.. a criminologist from … Continue reading

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What does Helen say ?

I wrote a post a while ago.. about comments from prominent NZers, on cannabis reform issues. It was inspired, after the passing of Med-cannabis advocate; Helen K Well in more recent times another ‘Kiwi Helen’ (ex-PM, now part of a … Continue reading

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the 100 years WAR

At 11am on 11th November (11th month) 1918 (11/11/11).. the guns, finally fell silent.. ‘the War to End all wars’ armistice was declared. That was 100 years ago; but the War on cannabis has raged for most of this whole … Continue reading

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Think of the Tax-take

A leading NZ economist has reportedly said, that the NZ Govt. could potentially collect $240mil/annually from a legal/regulated cannabis market. Most of the debate has been around ‘Harm reduction’ & taking the profits from the hands of the Black-market gangsters … Continue reading

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smokin’

It seems the tide of drug reform is still rising, but one thing keeps coming up; Aotearoa/NZ has a commitment to be ‘Smoke Free’ by 2025. This was put in place as a harm reduction/use strategy for TOBACCO, but seems … Continue reading

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