NZ First leader Winston Peters is absolutely right when talking about illicit drugs being tested for safety purposes at large public events such as music concerts and festivals.
His party last week turned party-pooper on the Labour and Green-supported plan, which would have allowed pill testing services at events this summer.
• NZ First halts festival drug-testing policy proposed by Labour
• High point: Drug test change at music festivals
• The Conversation: Why doctors back pill testing at festivals
• Police Minister Stuart Nash wants drug testing kits at all music festivals by next summer