Tag Archives: Synthetic Drugs

Synthetic excuses

I just watched a news item about the use of ‘Synthetics’ in rural Aotearoa/NZ. Increasingly this stuff is replacing ‘natural cannabis’. They spoke to a few young guys about their use, these are some issued raised: 1) It is often … Continue reading

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more Synthetic news

I watched a TV news item, about recent issues around Synthetic drugs; sometimes called Synthetic cannabis/cannabinoids; 1) About 20 deaths have been recorded in Aotearoa/NZ, in the last few months, directly related to these synthetics 2) There have been at … Continue reading

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changing face of Drug use

The news media in Aotearoa/NZ has recently been full of stories of the changing face of Drug use; Cannabis drought & increase in Meth/P & synthetics. A recent press release highlights these issues: ‘Methamphetamine use is back on the rise … Continue reading

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Super strong Synthetic

I just watched a brief TV news item, about the latest Synthetic drug, that has been identified in Aotearoa/NZ; ‘AMB-Fubinaca’. It was reportedly created by a ‘Big Pharma’ drug company & is 100x stronger than THC (from natural herb) but … Continue reading

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more from frontlines

I heard a few recent items from the ‘Frontlines of the Drug WAR’: 1) in 2012 it was reported that NZ Police/customs seized about 30KGs of Meth/P; in 2016 it has jumped massively to over 900KGs according to TV news … Continue reading

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no plans to change laws

I read that a Govt. MP has recently rejected claims that the current laws, in Aotearoa/NZ is driving people to synthetics instead. There are many people claiming that they took up using these synthetics, because they had problems getting the … Continue reading

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Frontlines – ‘Synthetics’

I watched a current affairs show last evening.. about recent issues around ‘synthetics’ in NZ. The show was broken up into 3 parts: 1) showing evidence of the still wide-spread use of ‘synthetics’: a gang house in South Auckland, that … Continue reading

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