Prohibition is rooted in racism and our jail figures reflect it like in the USA. This issue will not go away while we continue the war on drugs.
The HEMP Party will provide a protest vote for Cannabis law reform at the Eden-Monaro by-election on Saturday 4 July 2020
The new coalition of Cannawarriors had a successful trip to Canberra for the first day of Parliament, with four Senators addressing the rally, advocating for full legalisation of Cannabis.
“And after testing positive once the police have your car flagged as a ‘Cannabis user’ expect to be pulled over regularly. But perhaps the biggest consequence is the country people who have lost their jobs because of losing their licence. It’s a totally disproportionate punishment compared to a caution for 15 grams!”
The Medical Cannabis Users Association (MCUA) members across Australia retaliated in a backlash of vilification against police operations yesterday over their destruction of Cannabis discovered in annual search and destroy missions carried out in the Northern Rivers last week.
On the verge of the 2012 MardiGrass Cannabis Law Reform Protest in Nimbin the HEMP Party (Help End Marijuana Prohibition) in Australia has announced it has 2012 members. AA significant milestone said Graeme Askey, Secretary of the Party. We have now come of age as a movement. We are now a mainstream Political Party.
MIDDAY next Tuesday 1st May at Lismore Court House.
Then we march to the Police Station and the Local Government Representatives (Janelle Saffin and Thomas George) to deliver letters asking for a PUBLIC FORUM to discuss the Australia21 Groups findings.
The Nimbin HEMP Embassy has written to President Obama and asked him to talk to you about Medical Cannabis and the difference it has made in America where States have opened legal medical cannabis dispensaries. What a positive difference it has made in arrest rates, police and court costs, employment and in tax revenue. Its a win win win win situation!
THE HEMP Party has made a complaint to The Australian Electoral Commission about yesterday’s police raid on its campaign headquarters. The party’s federal president and Senate candidate, Michael Balderstone, said he was outraged at the heavy handed and highly political act. The party is also complaining to the NSW Civil Liberties Council. “Here in Nimbin, […]
Nimbin is like a poked and stirred hornet’s nest right now. Twenty eight police poured out of cars and vans and surrounding the Hemp Embassy, closing it off to the public. About two hours later they emerged, arresting one person, Dave Cannabis, and maybe they found a little pot. Shock, horror!! Pot in the Nimbin […]