Tag Archives: Therapeutic use of Cannabis

Medicinal march 422

I read that about 200 protesters assembled in Aotea Square in Akld. NZ, yesterday (422) to publically call for better access to cannabis.. for medicinal/therapeutic uses. The report included these remarks: ‘Medicinal cannabis protesters march along Auckland’s Queen St on … Continue reading

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Grey power call for reform

I read that a Grey power (aged-care) group have presented a petition to parliament, calling for medicinal cannabis law reform. It is often assumed that this age demographic are the biggest group saying “NO” to cannabis.. but it seems that … Continue reading

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Whats in a name ?

The biggest hurdle/final fence to reasonable, medicinal cannabis usage in Aotearoa/NZ.. is the total block on using the ‘natural herb’ for its obvious therapeutic properties. BUT recently I see a small crack in the wall (of ignorance) that this Govt. … Continue reading

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medical marijuana

I watched a news item on Al Jazeera; the use of the drug (cannabis) in USA, for treating a child with epilepsy. The mother of the boy, said her son suffered about 100 seizures/day. Then she heard about ‘medical marijuana’ … Continue reading

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Law Reform indications

I listened to a news item; the ‘Leader of the opposition’ (second largest NZ political party) reportedly said to students, that he would consider a referendum on cannabis laws.. but when a news team asked the MP to confirm the … Continue reading

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Radio Ga Ga

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201808299/grey-power-internal-stoush-over-cannabis *click the link, if you’re interested: NZ radio show (segment) about ‘grannies want to grow (medicinal/therapeutic)cannabis’.. inc. interviews

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Access Denied AGAIN

I read that the NZ parliamentary select committee has rejected a 4000+ signature petition.. that is calling on them to allow a terminally ill cancer patient (Helen) to use cannabis oil to relieve her pain & suffering. These are the … Continue reading

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