Tag Archives: Medical marijuana

CBD to be rescheduled

I read that the DEA (USA Drug Enforcement agency) is about to reschedule CBDs (Cannabidiol), found in the cannabis plant, from; Schedule #1 down to Schedule #5. The press release, posted by a NZ Medicinal cannabis advocacy group states: ‘Today … Continue reading

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another Med-cannabis startup NZ

In light of the recent Govt. bill.. still before parliament, there has been news of a couple of potential medicinal/therapeutic cannabis startups; one is an established Hemp grower & another looking to get established, If/when the law change occurs. I … Continue reading

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Med-use Doco Pt1

I just watched part 1, of a NZ Med-cannabis doco. titled ‘In Pot Pursuit’. They raised the following issues, around the drugs use in Aotearoa/NZ: 1) there is still a large split in the medical profession, those who support its … Continue reading

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Med-bill Submissions posted

I was looking at the NZ parliament website (www.parliament.govt.nz).. nearly 1800 public submissions (Medicinal cannabis bill) have now been posted, for anyone interested to read their content. There is a mixture of; professionals (doctors etc.) business, lobby groups & private … Continue reading

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Hesitant voices

I have been reading quite a bit of info. on medicinal cannabis, including from doctors & ‘other experts’ in this field. Rather than the optimism of some others, they are taking a very hesitant; more research, wait & see approach. … Continue reading

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NZ Med-weed production interest

I read that about 3,000 people have registered interest in a Medicinal Cannabis company in Aotearoa/NZ.. pending potential law reforms. This comes in light of many other countries that have already made such law reform & are already growing & … Continue reading

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Aust. Med use

I watched a TV doco. last evening titled; ‘A Life of its own’; about recent changes in Medicinal cannabis attitudes, ‘across the ditch’ in Australia. It started with the journo. saying she was hesitant to take on a story about … Continue reading

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