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I have been reading the report that came from a petition about medicinal cannabis in NZ parliament, this is the ‘guts of the sticking point’ (IMHO).. the total block on allowing the natural plant (with THC >5%) to be grown … Continue reading

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politics.. mixed messages

I just watched a replay of this weeks ‘Back-Benches’ (NZ Pub Politics).. in light of the drug symposium in parliament, it was a main topic. There were a few questions asked of the ‘political panel’ one MP from each of: … Continue reading

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Join the dots..

I wrote something along these lines before, but with the recent issues around possible drug reforms in Aotearoa/NZ, I thought I’d ‘rehash’; 1) The NZ MODA 1975 (Misuse of Drugs Act) has been often stated as; past its useby date … Continue reading

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Masters of deception

I still remember first receiving the ‘#1 best selling Hemp book of all time !’ (ordered from a bookstore in Sydney).. Mr Herer’s book; reading his tale of ‘the Masters of Deception’ (my title); Anslinger, Mellon, Hearst, DuPont etc. Much … Continue reading

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CBD restrictions ‘eased’

I read that the NZ Minister (resp. Drug Policy) has announced that restrictions on CBD medicines are to be eased, to allow GP doctors to prescribe these drugs, to their patients.. no longer requiring higher approval. The main issues being: … Continue reading

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I’ll believe it IF I see it

I read a media release that says the Assoc. Minister of health (resp. drug policy in NZ) is looking at changing the legal status of drugs, currently illegal, under class C of the law. (inc. cannabis) The report says his … Continue reading

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USA change of direction ?

I heard a radio news item this morning.. the new USA President, is reportedly singing the praises of the Philippines, ramped up DRUG WAR ? They said that he has invited the Philippines president to the white house to discuss … Continue reading

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