Tag Archives: Methamphetamines

frontlines news

I read & hear these issues, recently: 1) the ‘gateway to hard drugs’ has become obvious in ‘heartland NZ’ with larger numbers of busts for Meth/P, in recent times. Many saying it (‘the gateway’) is nothing to do with cannabis, … Continue reading

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another report

I watched a current affairs program on TVNZ, this morning.. another report has come out, about the disproportionate arrest/incarceration rate of indigenous Maori. A maori lawyer & a maori opposition MP discussed the issues, followed by a ‘panel of experts’. … Continue reading

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Extreme conviction

I just saw a brief news item.. a kiwi lady has been sentenced, to two & half years in Bali’s infamous ‘Hotel K’ (Kerobokan prison), where many foreigners have spent time. She was arrested with less than half a gram … Continue reading

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more from the frontlines

I just watched 3 TV news items, all drug related.. from the frontlines of the Drug War: 1) a young man died at an ‘ayahuasca’ retreat in Sth America. The story said he died from drinking a ‘Tobacco tea’ (was … Continue reading

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more from the Frontlines

Here are some recent issues, from the ‘Frontlines’ of the Drug war & other related issues: 1) A Hikoi (March) on waitangi day, led by a ‘Mongrel Mob’ Gang member, was calling for action; to stop the ‘Meth/P epidemic’ in … Continue reading

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Bali bust.. Overkill

I saw on the news that a kiwi woman, who was arrested in Bali with 0.4GRAM of ‘Meth’, has recently faced court. They said as it was less than 5 grams, she is not subject to the death penalty.. but … Continue reading

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Thai decrim. Yaba

I see the ‘authorities’ in Thailand are moving to decriminalise use of ‘yaba’ (a meth tablet). They say the focus needs to go to prevention of commercial dealing. Currently possession of more than 5 tabs, is deemed to be dealing, … Continue reading

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