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Stroke Risk Caused By Tobacco Not Cannabis

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 2:03 pm | NORML

Prohibitionists are grasping at straws by claiming that cannabis is linked to strokes, Norml president Julian Crawford says. More >>

Cannabis legalisation in US shows opportunity for NZ tourism

Monday, 12 November 2012, 1:25 pm | NORML

Norml New Zealand welcomes the legalisation of cannabis in the US states of Colorado and Washington and call for a similar law change here. More >>

Regulation will reduce teen cannabis use - NORML

Tuesday, 28 August 2012, 10:47 am | NORML

Current drug policy is resulting in widespread teenage cannabis use while a regulated market would make cannabis use adults-only in licensed premises. Despite strict cannabis laws, New Zealand has the highest rate of teen cannabis use in the world. More >>

NORML call on 2500 to take Court action

Wednesday, 18 July 2012, 3:10 pm | NORML

NORML New Zealand is calling on all 2500 people charged for cannabis in Operation National to enter Not Guilty or No Plea at every court appearance to clog the court system. More >>

Dakta Green back in custody

Thursday, 28 June 2012, 9:17 am | NORML

Dakta Green is back in custody in a move that smacks of police harassment NORML says. More >>

NORML calls for police inspector's head to roll

Wednesday, 27 June 2012, 11:15 am | NORML

NORML New Zealand is calling for Waitakere Police Area Commander Inspector Steve Kehoe to lose his job after he led two days of police raids against NORML's Auckland Headquarters, the Daktory. More >>

NORML - Police cuts harming community

Saturday, 19 May 2012, 2:50 pm | NORML

The National Organisation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws says police cuts are putting more New Zealanders at risk of becoming victims of crime. More >>

Cannabis is a scapegoat in the twin aviation tragedies

Friday, 11 May 2012, 10:17 am | NORML

Cannabis is being used as a scapegoat in the twin aviation tragedies, NORML's president says. John Key is in damage control mode following a BBC interview warning adventure tourists not to come to New Zealand. More >>

NORML President furious at Police reaction to gang threats

Friday, 27 April 2012, 5:28 pm | NORML

The President of NORML NZ is calling for all police involved in the latest Daktory raid to lose their jobs for negligence. More >>

Upcoming Cannabis Liberation Events

Thursday, 19 April 2012, 10:58 pm | NORML

For years we have kept quiet out of fear of being labeled a criminal. Our movement has faced the harshest of persecution. With herb gardeners and purveyors of this natural remedy locked away for years at a time. Meanwhile, over 10,000 cannabis convictions ... More >>

BSA decision another victory for NORML

Friday, 6 April 2012, 11:39 am | NORML

The Broadcasting Standards Authority has ruled in favour of NORML after an Australian doctor lodged a complaint aganst the organisation. More >>

NORML defends itself against defamatory claims

Tuesday, 3 April 2012, 4:25 pm | NORML

The National Organisation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) says it has not broken the law by endorsing adults-only cannabis clubs like the Daktory. More >>

Bill of Rights violated in 'Daktory 4' case

Saturday, 31 March 2012, 11:57 am | NORML

The Police Complaints Authority has become involved in the ongoing police operation against the Daktory. More >>

Daktory to Increase Efforts for Law Change.

Friday, 23 March 2012, 2:56 pm | NORML

The removal of a vending machine from the Daktory has not dampened enthusiasm for cannabis law reform. More >>

Battle lines drawn in war to legalise cannabis

Tuesday, 20 March 2012, 12:22 pm | NORML

Police have approached NORML Auckland HQ, The Daktory, to inform them of an operation against the club. More >>

NZ First MP says 'NO' to Norml

Wednesday, 14 March 2012, 2:53 pm | NORML

Replies are starting to flood in after I wrote to all MPs with a Norml Survey for them to complete. More >>

Reform of Marijuana Laws president surveys MPs

Tuesday, 6 March 2012, 9:54 am | NORML

The National Organisation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (Norml) is conducting a survey of all members of Parliament. Norml president Julian Crawford sent the following survey to MPs along with stamped self addressed envelopes. More >>

Norml AGM revitalises cannabis movement

Wednesday, 22 February 2012, 1:57 pm | NORML

A new board of directors has revitalised the National Organisation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, its incoming president says. More >>

Ban on Low Risk Drugs should be Temporary, says NORML

Tuesday, 2 August 2011, 10:13 am | NORML

Drug law reform organisation NORML says the government's temporary ban on synthetic cannabis provides time for proper consideration of the Law Commission's report issued in May. More >>

J Day Saturday 7 May: thousands will gather across NZ

Friday, 6 May 2011, 11:38 am | NORML

This Saturday 7 May drug law reform organisation NORML presents J Day, the annual celebration of our cannabis culture and protest against pot prohibition. “We expect thousands of people to gather at J Day events all over New Zealand to show their ... More >>