We would like to offer our congratulations to you and the new zealand first party, for winning your seats into parliament we are writing to invite you to consider meeting with a delegation from the aotearoa legalise cannabis party, to discuss progressing cannabis law reform, as part of the new government arrangement. New zealand's new government will take office next week, and we can expect to see slashed immigration and a referendum on legalising marijuana. Accordingly, last month, sessions rescinded the obama-era guidance to deprioritize prosecuting dispensaries in states that had legalized marijuana but a growing body of evidence suggests that legal access to medicamarijuana could in fact help reduce overdose deaths the latest study, published by the rand. Accurate, non-biased information for new zealanders about cannabis anyone choosing to use can find out how to stay safer. Mps will vote this afternoon on the government's plan to make medicinal cannabis more widely available. There are health risks with marijuana, it damages memory and has the potential to cause as much harm if not more harm than use of excessive alcohol 4 november 2008 i strongly disagree as cases have proven (eg holland) inching toward the legalisation of cannibis only works to promote the culture which surrounds. New government in new zealand: free higher education and legalization of marijuana nz will hold a referendum on marijuana free university education is on the agenda immigration numbers are set to be slashed possible crackdown on foreign property buyers tax cuts could be eliminated. New govt to hold referendum on legalising cannabis by 2020 norml new zealand inc is pleased to announce the inaugural winners of our new cannabis activism awards: the norml nz medicinal cannabis breakthrough award 2016 winner is rose renton the david reid currie award for a breakthrough in.
Combining social justice and medical marijuana, this hemp company wants to hire growers with marijuana convictions people with marijuana convictions on their record often have a difficult time finding gainful employment sure, a number of states have legalized marijuana but pot offenders are often treated like pariahs. Cannabis, marijuana and weed in nz there's been a flurry of activity in the new zealand medical cannabis movement in recent months, with the latest event taking place in the most influential arena in the country: parliament on june 8, green party spokesperson for thanks to the legalisation of weed in read more. Medical cannabis awareness nz is a registered charity, our ambition first and foremost is to put patients before politics. The greens' private members bill on legalising medicinal cannabis has been drawn from the ballot in parliament it sounds like a great idea, but in reality it just opens up a huge can of worms that would be better solved by legalising cannabis entirely what the bill shows though is that even the greens aren't above putting.
Former canadian deputy prime minister anne mclellan was in new zealand last week to present at the nz drug foundation symposium about her role in guiding canada's drug reform she spoke to simon day about the road to legalisation, growing canada's 'worst pot ever', and the potential baby. Cannabis should be legal - the ability to choose what we put into our bodies is central to any free society grow up & legalise cannabis cannabis legalising cannabis wouldn't be perfect, but it would be a damn sight better than many other legal substances end unnecessary suffering medicinal cannabis i want to be part. Terminally ill people who possess and use illicit cannabis will be protected from prosecution under legislation introduced today.
The cannabis party 14k likes check out our website authorised by j crawford, 66 david st, dunedin. The scientific community will be keenly watching this space, along with australia and 25 other countries who are legalising cbd for medicinal use so now i'd like to sum up new zealand first's position on this bill we support the misuse of drugs (medicinal cannabis) amendment bill we support the aim to. The legalisation of marijuana in new zealand makes sense from economic, social and medical points of view, backed by independent economic research. New zealand could be the next country to legalize cannabis new zealand's newly elected government wants to hold a referendum on cannabis legalization.
The new zealand drug foundation (nzdf) held a parliamentary symposium this week and called for a regulated cannabis market, as well as the decriminalization of. While mp julie anne genter and the green party of new zealand work feverishly to pass a bill which will legalize medical marijuana, a recent poll in the kiwi nation shows broad support for cannabis legalization the new zealand drug foundation commissioned a survey to ask new zealand voters for.
As new zealand moves towards the legalisation of medicinal cannabis many, turn are wondering if the government may eventually decriminalise cannabis for recreational use the green party secured a promise of a referendum on the personal use of cannabis as part of their confidence and supply. Jacinda ardern said new zealand will hold a referendum on whether to legalize recreational marijuana at some point over the next three years. If new zealand is shrouded by a long white cloud of anything, it's dope smoke so how is it that australia has not only beaten us to legalising medical marijuana, but the bill passed parliament with almost complete support it's not like australia is some bastion of liberal, touch-feely values either their last. Plans for a referendum on marijuana policy could lead new zealand to be the next country to legalize recreational cannabis.