Medicinal cannabis has been gaining plenty of headlines this year.
High-profile users such as Helen Kelly and sporting greats like Martin Crowe who have spoken out.
There have been the lobbyists who are trying to work their way around loopholes to bring medicinal cannabis into the country.
But what about ordinary Kiwis who are using it illegally and breaking the law by smoking weed to help with pain or terminal illness?
Story put a call out, and many people wanted their say - everyday New Zealanders who are turning to pot.
Watch the video for the full Story report.