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Watch: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and National's drug reform spokesperson discuss the recreational cannabis referendum.

Cannabis addiction could be treated with more cannabis - study

A new trial has had "remarkable" results.

A gram of meth can now be purchased for $450 in some areas.

Patched Rebel gang members arrested over 'significant' drug dealing in BoP

Nearly $1 million in assets has been seized in the drug raids.

Watch: Methamphetamine is creating New Zealand's latest wave of mumpreneurs

'Appalling': Napier police discover meth hidden under 2yo girl

Police believed the girl's mother had just completed a drug deal.

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Billions awarded to man who grew breasts after taking medication

His lawsuit is one of thousands against Johnson & Johnson

Watch: Duncan Garner says drug testing at festivals is what's best for our kids.

Nine facts to dispel myths about drug checking

There has been "plenty of misinformation" going around.

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'It drags you under': Former meth user says addiction is a mental health issue, not criminal

Fourteen years of using meth caused Rachael Wild irreparable damage.

Related Video: The Listen In festival has come under fire after people climbed on the marquee, up poles - and four were hospitalised due to a suspected bad batch of drugs.

The floor is baggies: What it was really like at Listen In

"Compared to other festivals that are pretty mellow, this was a whole other level."

Jacinda Ardern was on The AM Show.

NZ First's support for festival drug testing not ruled out - Ardern

The Prime Minister says she has had a conversation with Winston Peters about the divisive topic.

Watch: PM Jacinda Ardern discusses Pharmac's funding of cancer drugs.

Kiwis react to new Pharmac drug funding

One woman has vowed to fight for wider access to life-saving drugs.

A gram of meth can now be purchased for $450 in some areas.

Revealed: Meth prices drop to record lows

Some regions are more expensive than others.

A bag of meth disguised as a hair bow was found in the woman's hair.

Woman arrested after wearing bag of meth as a hair bow

The 38yo claimed she "didn't know" she was wearing the odd accessory.

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Festival drug testing is what's best for our kids

We can't stop kids taking drugs, so let's work on what's possible, writes Duncan Garner.

David Seymour was on The AM Show.

'Somebody will die': Seymour throws support behind drug testing at festivals

"Let's get the Government out of the way and let people help each other."

Four people hospitalised after ingesting substance at dance music festival Listen In.

Listen In festival: MDMA linked to hospitalisations

Four people were also arrested for climbing the marquee, police have revealed.

The festival has come under fire after people climbed on the marquee, up poles - and four were hospitalised due to a suspected bad batch of drugs.

Person still in hospital after suspected bad batch of drugs at music festival

They fell ill at Listen In at Mt Smart Stadium.

Watch: Concertgoers on the marquee.

Festivalgoers hospitalised after ingesting substance

Four people are in hospital after attending the Listen In festival.

Watch: The Government is considering making drug testing at festivals legal.

The NZ First MP's bizarre campaign against 'saving lives'

"Darroch Ball will have blood on his hands."

Related video: Last month, assets were seized in a money laundering operation in Auckland.

Arrests made, millions of dollars in assets seized in Manawatu

The ongoing police operation is targeting money laundering and drug dealers.

Watch the bizarre delivery unfold.

Watch: Drone delivers drugs and a phone to US prisoners

Other packages which didn't make it to their destination were found on the prison's roof.

Watch: Police reveal how the drugs are in our wastewater.

Nursing home fined after residents test positive for cocaine

One occupant was seen passing around a dollar bill with white powder on it.