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Two arrested, synthetic cannabis seized in search warrant - NZ Police

Wednesday, 11 November, 2020 - 14:15

Two people have been arrested and a large amount of synthetic cannabis seized following a search warrant executed in Taita this morning.

Officers at the property also located cash.

Corrections Amendment Bill passes third reading - Davis

Tuesday, 22 October, 2019 - 17:33

A Bill to improve prison security and ensure the fair, safe, and humane treatment of people in prison while upholding public safety has passed its third reading.

Ministry says no reported lung illnesses linked to vaping

Monday, 26 August, 2019 - 11:34

"New Zealanders can be reassured by the latest confirmation from the Ministry of Health that there have been no reported mystery lung illnesses linked anyway to vaping here, says Ben Pryor, Director of Alt New Zealand - the largest Kiwi-owned vaping company.

Hospitalisation for marijuana continues to increase - Family First

Wednesday, 14 August, 2019 - 20:51

More damning statistics of marijuana hospitalisations in New Zealand are further proof that we should go nowhere legalising cannabis.

Oranga Tamariki hui premature until Maori look to themselves first

Wednesday, 17 July, 2019 - 08:30

While the hui for a Māori-led inquiry into Oranga Tamariki by prominent academics is to bewelcomed, it is misguided to say that only the Crown stands in the way of tino rangatiratanga (self-determination) when in fact it is ourselves (Māori) who have failed our children.

Bill introduced for synthetics crackdown

Thursday, 7 March, 2019 - 14:29

The Police will get stronger powers of search and seizure to crackdown on synthetic drugs under new legislation, which makes the two main synthetics (5F-ADB and AMB-FUBINACA) Class A drugs.

Animal advocates preparing to rally again over party pill testing

Tuesday, 5 February, 2019 - 05:49

A government report has sparked controversy by mentioning the possibility of testing party pills on animals. The New Zealand Anti-Vivisection Society (NZAVS) says that any attempt to test recreational drugs on animals will be met with fierce resistance.

Labour and Greens filibustering means synthetics Bill won't pass this year

Wednesday, 12 December, 2018 - 21:16

Labour and the Green Party have been standing in the way of tougher penalties for peddlers of synthetic cannabis, despite National’s Psychoactive Substances Amendment Bill having majority support in Parliament, MP for Pakuranga Simeon Brown says.

Parliament must take opportunity for changes on drug harm reduction - Greens

Wednesday, 7 November, 2018 - 11:10

The Green Party is calling on Parliament to take heed of the latest independent report calling for a harm reduction approach to drugs, while the synthetic cannabis crisis continues to grip the country.

TOP urges action on the Cannabis Referendum

Saturday, 27 October, 2018 - 08:45

After a disappointing year of inaction by the coalition government, the Opportunities Party calls on the Government to give New Zealand a plan for the Cannabis Referendum.