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A new model for drug law in Aotearoa New Zealand

We want to see a complete overhaul of our drug laws. Here's our proposed new model, which we've just launched at our Through the maze: Healthy drug law Symposium . Read. Share. Comment.

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Read the latest news, features, and opinion in our latest magazine. Festival drug checking, alcohol law, painkiller prescribing, interlock devices, and much more are covered.

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Shifting to healthy drug law by 2020: Speaker & Soup

Following our July symposium, we’re keeping up the momentum with a new Speaker and Soup series to show people what Whakawātea te Huarahi is and how we think it will work.

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