FAMILY MATTERS: Cannabis referendum – a watershed moment for NZ

The recent cannabis referendum was a watershed moment for the health and well-being of all New Zealanders. We have dodged a bullet by rejecting the legalisation of cannabis for recreational use. But when the pro-drug campaigners argue that “drug policy should remain on the political agenda”, we actually agree –…

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Focus on the family: How the War on Drugs destroyed America’s foster care system

For those who have no experience with child protective services, the state foster system often brings to mind thoughts of wrongs righted, children saved, and love persevering. Unfortunately, that’s too often not the case. A recent report reveals how the state foster system acts as a secondary criminal justice system,…

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Family missing from Thornton is found crossing the U.S. border into Mexico

Parents and a toddler missing from Thornton have been found crossing the U.S. border into Mexico. Reported missing on Wednesday, the family is “safe and unharmed,” said Matt Barnes, a police spokesman. Missing Thornton Family Update. Preliminary details,the family of three has been located at the Mexico and California border.…

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Talking to your Family about Cannabis this Holiday Season

Talking to your Family about Cannabis this Holiday Season It’s the Holidays, meaning that many people will be traveling home for the winter. The entire world shuts off right after the scurry of frantic consumerism motivated by a bearded dude in a red suit, they eat and digest while talking…

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Where do teens get their marijuana? School cops say parents, other family members

Published: Dec 22, 2017, 6:20 am • Updated: Dec 22, 2017, 1:05 pm By David Migoya, The Denver Post The Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area since 2015 has surveyed school resource officers regarding marijuana use in schools, and asks for anonymous written comments about what they see. Here…

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Detroit family charged in marijuana license bribery conspiracy

Published: Aug 3, 2017, 3:33 pm • Updated: Aug 3, 2017, 3:33 pm By The Associated Press GARDEN CITY, Mich. — Prosecutors say three family members conspired to pay bribes to suburban Detroit officials to try to get them to allow a medical marijuana dispensary. The U.S. attorney’s office announced…

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