The Growing Legal Cannabis Industry

Marijuana is illegal in New Zealand, apart from very specific applications for use as medicine in approved forms due to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975, but there is a burgeoning legal industry for recreational cannabis globally, in particular countries, a list which seems to be every growing. Here in …

What are my rights?

Cannabis use is controlled by the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975. Possession of any amount of cannabis is illegal. The maximum penalty for possession of cannabis is imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 months or a $500 fine,[6] although section 7(2) of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 contains …