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    Drug law change: Is it effectively decriminalisation?

    Recent NewsRNZ Nine to Noon

    Chris Cahill joined Kathryn Ryan on Nine to Noon to share his concerns about how the proposed drug law changes will be interpreted.

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    Concerns raised over Govt's proposed legislation to crackdown on synthetic cannabis crisis

    Recent NewsTVNZ1 Breakfast

    The Police Association is raising concerns over the proposed legislation changes aimed at fixing the country's synthetic cannabis crisis.

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    Can addiction services cope with drug law change?

    Recent NewsNewsroom

    Police Association president Chris Cahill said he understood the reason for the proposed law but believed this went too far.

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    Bill may lead to the end of prosecutions for drug use and possession

    Recent NewsNZ Herald

    NZPA president Chris Cahill said the bill was effectively telling police to move from a default presumption to prosecute to non-prosecution.

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    Black Ferns vice-captain and police constable Selica Winiata receives another gong

    Recent NewsManawatu Standard

    Manawatu police officer and rugby star Selica Winiata was this week named the NZ Police Association sportsperson of the year.

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    Police union eager to get gun law reforms done

    Recent NewsRNZ Morning Report

    The Police Association says it's time to get on and put new gun laws in place.

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