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The baby was thrown to the ground while in a car seat.

Watch: Baby thrown to ground in violent car park rage incident

The suspected offender admits being high on laced marijuana.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern, Duncan Garner clash over cannabis legalisation stance.

Ancients smoked weed during human sacrifices, research suggests

The earliest humans to get high weren't having a lot of fun.

48% of New Zealanders do not agree with legalising cannabis.

Drug Foundation calls for more education about cannabis after poll

The poll found 48 percent of people disagree with legalisation.

Two men in their thirties have been arrested.

Police seize more than $200,000 of meth in Queenstown

The massive bust came with a warning.

A Snapchat video shows her driving on the wrong side of the road.

Aussie killed playing chicken with traffic had taken MDMA - reports

A Snapchat video shows her driving on the wrong side of the road.

Snapchat app on a phone.

Snapchat helps police ID murderer

A friend of the victim had the good sense to check his phone for messages.

The AM Show host Mark Richardson wants NZ to follow in the Philippines' footsteps.

Duterte tells UN to butt out the Philippines' war on drugs

The government insists all 5000 drug dealers killed by police put up a fight.

Michael Gove.

Conservative leadership contender admits using cocaine several times

He says he has deep regrets.

Watch: Hundreds of Kiwi babies have been born recently affected by drugs, alcohol, or prescription medicine.

Doctors want pharmaceutical drug adverts banned

NZ is one of only two countries that allows big pharma to directly advertise its products.


Jamaican scientist recreates 'supreme' marijuana strain smoked by Bob Marley

The plant has "unique characteristics".

Watch: MDMA seizures at our borders increased seven-fold last year.

Dutch officials launch perfume that smells like MDMA

Would you wear it?

The man was pronounced dead after an emergency landing in northern Mexico.

Japanese man dies mid-flight after swallowing 246 packets of cocaine

The passenger died on an Aeroméxico flight from Colombia to Japan.

ORANGE, CA - JUNE 07:  Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian make a personal appearance for "Unbreakable Bond" at Perfumania on June 7, 2012 in Orange, California.  (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)

Lamar Odom admits threatening to kill Khloe K

He also says she 'beat up' his mistresses.

Disturbing footage has emerged of a woman blowing smoke form a bong in to a child's face.

Watch: Disturbing footage of a woman blowing bong smoke into a child's face

An appeal has been made to identify the pair.

Watch: A study found New Zealanders are over-consuming antibiotics.

'Dangerous levels of antibiotics' found in world's rivers

A "scary and depressing" new global study bears bad news about antibiotic resistance.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and National's drug reform spokesperson spoke to The AM Show about the recreational cannabis referendum.

'Experienced' cannabis expert sought by Government

Do you fit the job description?

Duncan Garner tells his story.

Duncan Garner describes bizarre weekend encounter with drug dealer

The would-be supplier looked 13, 14 or 15.


Cause of death revealed for Slipknot member's daughter - report

Gabrielle Crahan was 22 years old.

The Government announced its crackdown in December.

National slams Govt over blocking Bill to increase synthetic drug penalty

The Bill would have made synthetic drugs a Class A drug.

A large luxury home on a well-kept lawn

DNA test reveals UK man heir to $97m estate

He wants to start a charity to help others.