Legislation comes ahead of a referendum on recreational marijuana use in next two years.
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Peter Dunne, the bespectacled politician in the bow-tie, was the unlikely hero of drug reform.
The New Zealand government should stop “lying” to its people over medicinal cannabis, a visiting doctor says.
Cannabis is one of the most widely available illicit drugs in New Zealand. Billionaire businessman Richard Branson has urged kiwi farmers to swap cows for cannabis. Speaking to New Zealand broadcaster Newshub during a recent trip to the country, Mr Branson said that he sees a significant business opportunity for the country’s dairy farmers inRead More
A protest rally against New Zealand’s cannabis laws will be staged outside the Tauranga Police Station this afternoon.
Customs gave the all-clear to a woman who subsequently brought an ounce of cannabis into the country.
Trade unionist Helen Kelly says she’s frustrated the Ministry of Health has turned down her application to use medical cannabis.
Toni-Marie Matich’s eldest daughter suffers from intractable epilepsy – a seizure disorder that cannot be controlled with conventional medicine.