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Dunne: Greens soft on drugs - again

Dunne: Greens soft on drugs - again

The Greens appear to have never met a drug they didn't like, United Future leader Peter Dunne said today.

"How else can you explain the fact that they are the only party that consistently opposes moves against drugs of all descriptions, and they top that off with their solitary refusal last night to reclassify the methamphetamine, commonly known as 'P'.

"Never mind that this drug has quite literally fuelled murderous rampages, suicides and the destruction of young lives.

"It is one of the most dangerous substances ever unleashed on the young people of New Zealand, and the Greens refused to move to have it listed as a Class A drug.

"This is beyond a legitimate differing of political views. This is quite simply gross irresponsibility. This is selling out our youth.

"Nandor can mither on all he likes about educating people and reducing demand, but when the Greens are asked to front up and really help people, just where are they?

"Is it any wonder that this party opposed the Families Commission?"

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