On Tuesday 10th of January 2017, Greg Kasarik had his second day in court. He had hoped to push his minor charge of possession of a ‘drug of dependence’ (Victorian legalese for all prohibited drugs in the state) to the Supreme Court, where he intends to challenge the basis of the law. Unfortunately, the presiding Magistrate […]
#PsychedelicsBecause Tuesday April 19th is Bicycle Day, a day celebrated by people across the world as the anniversary of the discovery of psychedelic effects from ingesting LSD. Albert Hofmann is the Swiss chemist who discovered the effects in 1943 after noticing interesting effects three days earlier when he accidentally came into contact with the chemical. […]
Channel 7 News in Melbourne reported on a “dangerous new craze” hitting Melbourne parties. The “dangerous new craze”? Nitrous oxide aka: Laughing gas.
(They created such an appropriate logo for themselves, don’t you think?) The Dalgarno Institute appear to have been engaging in some Facebook “Like” buying. On the 9th of October, the organisation prompted members to “Like” its new Facebook page. The organisation has ventured into social media in the past, mostly with little attention or success. […]
As part of my work with Eros Association, I attended the ADAS Conference in Sydney at Luna Park. The conference was largely run for and by law enforcement in Australia and New Zealand, with the event attended by police officers from all the states and territories, federal police officers and officers from New Zealand. There […]