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  1. Video for Discussion reveals drug addiction a health issue not a crime
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    Discussion reveals drug addiction a health issue not a crime

    Northland's Kaikohe are discussing aspects to an outdated drug law to a health-focussed law is overdue according to the New Zealand Drug Foundation who have begun a series of national public meetings to discuss the issue starting today in Northland.

  2. Video for Native Affairs – Love changes lives
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    Native Affairs – Love changes lives

    We revisited a special Native Affairs story about Patricia Walsh who grew up in a home without love. Instead, it was filled with violence and abuse that continued into her adult life. Trapped in a life of crime and methamphetamine use Patricia was given an ultimatum by her whānau. How did she change? In the studio, Native Affairs surprised Patricia with a special guest who had written a letter to Patricia to thank her for her story.

  3. Video for P-dealing accusation humiliates Gisborne bar patron
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    P-dealing accusation humiliates Gisborne bar patron

    A Māori woman is seeking a formal apology from staff at a Gisborne bar for wrongfully accusing her of dealing methamphetamine on their premises over the long weekend.  Kylie Kahukiwa says she was publicly humiliated by the ordeal.

  4. Video for ‘Zombie’ drug creeping its way into NZ
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    ‘Zombie’ drug creeping its way into NZ

    A new wave of synthetic drug wreaking havoc in America is creeping its way to New Zealand. The drug, commonly known as Flakka or nicknamed Bath Salts because of its appearance, sends users into an uncontrollable psychotic frenzy.

  5. Video for Iwi want meth rehabilitation centre in Tauranga
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    Iwi want meth rehabilitation centre in Tauranga

    Ngāi Te Rangi Rūnanga spokesperson Paora Stanley is calling on the Bay of Plenty District Health Board to establish a specialised rehabilitation unit for methamphetamine users in Tauranga following a rapid spread of the drug in the region.  He says the community needs to get serious about tackling the problem which he believes is destroying families.

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    Three arrested in Otaki drug raid

    Quantities of methamphetamine, GBL, cannabis, and approximately $90,000 in cash, have been seized during drug raids in Otaki.

  7. Video for Whitiaua Black's road to redemption
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    Whitiaua Black's road to redemption

    Ngāi Tūhoe's Whitiaua Black is the youngest player ever to gain New Zealand Touch Open Men's honours. His fame on the field in recent years was second to none. However, his glittering rise to stardom took a dramatic turn to his biggest opponent yet - drugs.

  8. Video for P Drug takes over Marijuana industry
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    P Drug takes over Marijuana industry

    The increasing demand for P is making the drug easier to get. That is the response from Patua Te Ngāngara programme facilitator Shane White to the annual Massey University study, which says that it takes an hour or less to purchase methamphetamine in Christchurch and Auckland. 

  9. Video for Concerns over P testing delays in HNZ home
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    Concerns over P testing delays in HNZ home

    NZ First MP Darroch Ball has come to the aid of a Housing New Zealand tenant who suspected her house was contaminated with P. Ball had tests done on Eileen Gilmour's house in Petone today, even though Housing New Zealand told Te Kāea they would have it tested this week.

  10. Video for UN to hear drug addictions as health problem not criminal offence
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    UN to hear drug addictions as health problem not criminal offence

    A New Zealand delegation is flying to New York to the United Nations General Assembly on the World's drug problem. Māori Health Provider, Hāpai Te Hauora's Papa Nahi says that they hope to establish a regular meeting with other indigenous peoples to exchange ideas about an indigenous approach to drug policy. 

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