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New Jersey police chiefs don’t want legal weed (US)

NJ marijuana legalization: Police chiefs don’t want legal weed app.com 24 September 2018 Family First Comment:  From the frontline…  “I speak as an experienced law enforcement officer with over 30 years enforcing laws related to impaired driving.  My community has experienced…

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‘Putting out the welcome mat for big marijuana’

Chloe Swarbrick debates cannabis legalisation with Family First’s Bob McCoskrie – ‘Putting out the welcome mat for big marijuana’ TVNZ One News 15 October 2018 Family First Comment:  “When you talk about a referendum on marijuana… people are thinking of rolling…

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Health Ministry works to mid-2020 date to legalise medicinal cannabis

NZ Herald 15 October 2018 Family First Comment: This is disturbing. Is the government cynically delaying the intro of cannabis medicine to time it with a vote on recreational dope to improve the chances of a yes vote?! Stop playing politics.…

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UK hospitals treat 125,000 cannabis users over the past 5 years

Daily Mail 14 October 2018 Family First Comment:  Still think dope is harmless and should be legal and accessible?  “It has caused more than 125,000 hospital admissions in the last five years. And around 15,000 of those cases involved teenagers –…

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WATCH – Family First Advocates Drug-Free – Not Drug-Friendly

On TVNZ1’s Q+A programme on Sunday evening we debated the legalisation of marijuana and the upcoming referendum with Green MP Chloe Swarbrick. The Greens have negotiated a referendum on this issue as part of the coalition agreement with Labour and NZ First.…

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Minimal Support For Removing Abortion From Crimes Act

Media Release 14 October 2018  Family First NZ says that information received from the Law Commission under the Official Information Act reveals that the Law Commission received almost 3,500 submissions regarding the abortion law review, and of those submissions, just…

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Dead from synthetics at 24

A young synthetic drug addict’s final hours Stuff co.nz 12 October 2018 Family First Comment:  And here’s the link – as is also evidenced in US “Lu’s addiction to synthetic drugs started more than a year ago, after several years of…

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Drugs that look like candy confiscated; police worry there’s more

USA Today 24 September 2018 Family First Comment:  This is what happens when you invite Big Marijuana into a country.  “Officers on Friday seized suspected cocaine and marijuana plus a cache of cannabis lollipops and pills in the shape of Hello…

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Legalising cannabis not a cure for social harm, police union hears

NZ Herald 11 October 2018 Family First Comment:  Someone speaks the truth…  “legalising cannabis is often viewed as a panacea, but cannabis-related social harm existed regardless of the drug’s legal status, gangs continued to cause social havoc, and police continued to…

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