Tag Archives: marijuana

attitudes

I was riding the bus to town yesterday, I struck up a conversation with a guy, who also agreed that cannabis is his preferred ‘drug of choice’ BUT due to the current law.. was often out & about, meeting up … Continue reading

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There are 2 issues

I was reading a couple of posts on another blog (YourNZ) about recent issues around medicinal cannabis in Aotearoa/NZ. Whilst NZ has really fallen to the ‘back of the pack’ in the OECD on cannabis reform, it does seem that … Continue reading

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Canada is moving forward

I read a press release, about Canada’s moves towards a legal regulated Cannabis market/industry. This is the direction, I (&many others) believe the world should be going, on this matter. Hopefully Aotearoa/NZ will catch up after the Referendum (scheduled before … Continue reading

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Reefer Madness echoes

I read in a major NZ newspaper (online) a published story from overseas; highlighting what sounds like ‘Reefer Madness echoes’. Here are some extracts, from the ‘report’: ‘A retired teacher whose son’s death was caused by mental illness brought on … Continue reading

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Police priority reaffirmed

I read that NZ Police are, calling on all residents to keep an eye out for Cannabis cultivation, with the warmer weather arriving. This again confirms that contrary to moves away from Zero-Tolerance, in other OECD countries, the Police in … Continue reading

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another negative report

I heard a brief TV news item this morning, that another ‘research report’ states, people who drink alcohol to excess, but specifically.. ‘smoke Marijuana on a regular basis’; especially young men, tend to be: lower achievers, under educated, less likely … Continue reading

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Classic misinformation

As a follow-up to my post about ‘meet the pubic day’.. I thought I’d highlight a few examples of ‘classic misinformation‘ from my conversations with the public : 1) an elderly gent (60+ ?) told me he was ‘totally against … Continue reading

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