Month: September 2019

Vaping Epidemic Is Big Dream For Big Marijuana

The health concerns and costs around vaping will be far greater if cannabis is legalised. In the US states where cannabis is legal, students say vaping is everywhere and it’s easy to hide. This is a ‘perfect storm’ for public…

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Existing cannabis law criminalises too many people – says criminal lawyer!

Stuff co.nz 16 September 2019 Family First Comment: On this basis, we should probably legalise speeding, burglary, and Meth as well. “You still need the coercion of the law to basically give a societal stamp of disapproval.” – Family First The…

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A Quebec court has invalidated parts of the medical aid in dying laws

Montreal CTV News 11 September 2019 Family First Comment:This is the slippery slope. The bill being debated by our Parliament at the moment is simply the ‘foot in the door’ – as evidenced by overseas experience. “A Quebec Superior Court…

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Survey Shows Many Teenagers Use Highly Potent Marijuana Concentrates

Addiction Center 15 September 2019 Family First Comment:Disturbing.. “Marijuana concentrates contain as much as 70% more THC than plant-based marijuana. Therefore, its effects on the mind and body are more powerful. For this reason, health experts worry that children and…

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Vaping is ‘a real danger’ and needs regulation

Radio NZ News 14 September 2019 Family First Comment: And the truth is starting to finally come out – and remember that Big Marijuana loves vaping…. “Although research funded by electronic cigarette manufacturers and the tobacco industry had found no…

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‘Unplanned’ Movie Lands in NZ – Amidst Abortion Debate

The ‘Unplanned’ movie is here and Family First has secured one of the first screenings in New Zealand Monday 16th. ‘Unplanned’ brings an eye-opening look inside the abortion industry from a woman who was once its most passionate advocate. All…

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1 in 6 mothers experience ‘relationship transitions’ before child is 5

Family First Comment: “17.3% of mothers were categorised as having experienced 1-4 relationship transitions from pregnancy to the 4.5-year interview… almost one in five mothers had periods of time when they were raising their child alone…  The report notes, “…families marked…

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Drug Foundation Uses ‘Deeply Flawed’ Study To Argue Legalisation Case

On Friday, Radio NZ reported that the Drug Foundation say they are committed to keeping the public informed, fear mongering to a minimum and misinformation out of the news, ahead of the cannabis referendum. The head of the Drug Foundation said…

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