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Forum Terms Of Service Agreement
« on: April 26, 2011, 02:56:12 AM »
Terms of Service (Membership Agreement)

First and foremost; remember that this is a Narcotics Anonymous groups forum. Please conduct yourself accordingly. The spiritual principles of recovery and personal responsibility are strongly encouraged here, as well as adherence to NA's traditions. Remember we are an anonymous program, what you see hear and who you see here need to remain anonymous.

The addicts that come to consider themselves to be a full fledged Narcotics Anonymous Group. While Narcotics Anonymous World Services (NAWS) may not believe that we are a legitimate NA group, NAWS has NO role in defining what a NA group is. NAWS is a part of the NA service structure that was created to assist NA groups - not to define or govern them.

Please confine your literature quotations to NA conference approved literature, within NAWS literature quotation guidelines, unless posting in our non-NA literature forum. Non-NA literature quotes in the non-NA literature forum must be fully attributed to their owner to remain within copyright laws. --> (Book Title, Author, page number, copyrighted by [owner of copyright])

Please post original content only on this message board...... UNLESS what you are posting is in the public domain; NOT copyrighted by another person, corporate entity or Message Board...or ANY other legal entity.

All original content posted on this message board will become copyrighted material of and/or If you wish to use content from this message board elsewhere, please obtain written permission to do so, and attribute the quotation properly.

The addicts that provide this space for us to share our recovery in would like to remind everyone that while a NA Group does meet here - this "location" like almost all meeting facilities - is NOT owned by NA or a NA Group. It is a privately owned location which allows NA to meet here. Like all meeting facilities there are expectations about personal behavior which are outlined in our member guidelines. Please adhere to them.

You agree, through your use of this forum, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, adult material, or otherwise in violation of any International or United States Federal law. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have written consent from the owner of the copyrighted material. Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also forbidden on this forum.

Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of this forum to confirm the validity of posts. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the posted messages, and as such, are not responsible for the content contained within. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of this forum, its staff, its subsidiaries, or this forum's owner. Anyone who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderator of this forum immediately. The staff and the owner of this forum reserve the right to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if they determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, please realize that they may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information as well.
While you remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages; any materials submitted to this forum (and not found by the owners and/or staff to be objectionable, inappropriate, or simply unwanted), will become the copyrighted property of and Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any related websites to this forum, its staff, and its subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum.

You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username. We advise that you keep the name appropriate. With this user account you are about to register, you agree to never give your password out to another person except an administrator, for your protection and for validity reasons. You also agree to NEVER use another person's account for any reason.  We also HIGHLY recommend you use a complex and unique password for your account, to prevent account theft.

After you register and login to this forum, you will be able to fill out a detailed profile. It is your responsibility to present clean and accurate information. Any information the forum owner or staff determines to be inaccurate or vulgar in nature will be removed, with or without prior notice. Appropriate sanctions may be applicable.

Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from this forum or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement.

Also note that the software places a cookie, a text file containing bits of information (such as your username and password), in your browser's cache. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. The software does not collect or send any other form of information to your computer.

Thanks for joining our NA Group.
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"In this program, the first thing we do is stop using drugs. At this point, we begin to feel the pain of living without drugs or anything to replace them. The pain forces us to seek a Power greater than ourselves that can relieve our obsession to use."
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