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Medicinal cannabis bill passes, with regulated market promised within a year and a legal defence until then

Stuff co.nz 11 December 2018 Family First Comment:  Far from perfect, but should definitely go no further. The Government has passed its medicinal cannabis bill, which will establish a regulated scheme within a year and give those close to death a…

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Lobby group claims most New Zealanders against euthanasia

NewsTalk ZB 11 December 2018 Family First Comment: “92% of submissions are against it, UP from 77% during the Health Select Committee’s earlier investigation”! Once people consider the issue in depth, the opposition is overwhelming. www.Protect.org.nz An analysis of public submissions…

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Overwhelming Opposition Confirmed On Assisted Suicide Bill

There is overwhelming opposition to David Seymour’s assisted suicide bill by submitters to the Select Committee is no surprise and was already indicated during the earlier Inquiry by the Health Select Committee. According to an analysis of a substantial number…

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Changes To Marijuana Laws Should Now Stop

With the cannabis medicine bill being passed today, it is now time for politicians to move on from the issue and not to make any further changes which liberalise the law or legitimise and normalise the use of dope in…

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Legalising cannabis will create 100,000 addicts, think tank warns

The Telegraph 7 December 2018 Family First Comment:  “Legalisation would also increase the frequency of use. Of those aged 18-24 who said they had smoked cannabis before, over a third admitted they would smoke it more frequently if it was legalised.”…

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Media coverage of the March For Life NZ

Hundreds of pro-life advocates take to Wellington’s streets in opposition of abortion reform Stuff co.nz 8 December 2018  Several pro-life organisations have joined forces to ensure their voices are heard when it comes to the hot-button topic of abortion. Organised…

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Cannabis battle lines being drawn

Gisborne Herald 8 December 2018 Family First Comment:  “One of the main opponents will be the Family First movement whose head Bob McCoskrie has recently returned from the United States warning of the dangers posed by what he calls “Big Pharma”,…

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Marlboro owner Altria invests $1.8 billion in cannabis company Cronos

CNN 7 December 2018 Family First Comment:  Big Tobacco 🚬 = Big Marijuana 💨  We shouldn’t be sucked in twice.  #SayNopeToDope  www.VoteNo.nz Altria hopes pot is the key to help it grow beyond its stagnant cigarette business. Tobacco giant Altira is…

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