cannabis), an annual herb (Cannabis saliva) having angular rough stems and alternate deeply lobed leaves.
Bhang, ganja and charas are three different narcotic drugs prepared from the hemp plant (Cannabis sativa, var.
Frequently the leaves powdered together with equal quantities of the powdered leaves of the Cannabis Indica and lobelia mixed with potassium nitrate are burned in an open dish.
The bast fibres of Cannabis are the hemp of commerce, but, unfortunately, the products from many totally different plants are often included under the general name of hemp. In some cases the fibre is obtained from the stem, while in others it comes from the leaf.
cannabis resin remains the most common form of the drug.
All cultivated hemp belongs to the same species, Cannabis saliva; the special varieties such as Cannabis indica, Cannabis chinensis, &c., owe their differences to climate and soil, and they lose many of their peculiarities when cultivated in temperate regions.
The English word canvas sufficiently reveals its derivation from cannabis.
Cannabis was Australia's most popular illicit drug - one third of the adult population having used it - followed by amphetamines.
ample evidence to suggest cannabis should be legal.
in height, whilst a variety (Cannabis saliva, variety gigantea) has produced specimens over 17 ft.
Cannabis indica - as the drug is termed in the pharmacopoeias - may be given as an extract (dose 4-1 gr.) or tincture (dose 5-15 minims) .
Four searches were carried out and the drugs seized included amphetamines, cannabis resin and cocaine.
amphetamine sulfate broadly similar to cannabis prices at the ounce level or above.
Class C drugs, which include anabolic steroids and cannabis, carry a two-year sentence with 14 years for supply.
appalled to read that Indonesian Courts are still handing out the death penalty for cannabis offenses.
Mills ' analysis of the production of knowledge about cannabis in the colonial asylum is quite outstanding.
Oh yeah head shop selling bongs, pipes, scales, dutch cannabis seeds, lights hydroponics books and scales.
Jack, who is chairman of the Norwich branch of the Campaign to legalize cannabis Internationally, believe cannabis is not a drug.
On Wednesday 29 October, MPs voted by 316 to 160 in support of reclassifying cannabis.
Mr Kenny said he smoked cannabis to relieve chronic back pain.
For example Portillo said at the conservative questiontime that he didn't have an opinion on decriminalizing cannabis.
GW has never endorsed or supported the idea of distributing or legalizing crude herbal cannabis for medical use.
cannabis downgraded from a Class B to Class C drug.
The price for good herbal cannabis should be £ 120 an ounce.
Top of the page cannabis goes Dutch Dutch pharmacies are now stocking medicinal cannabis.
What is GW's position on crude herbal cannabis?
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cannabis possession in the same period.
cannabis smokers will be shaking hands and singing along together.
cannabis cultivation systems in the UK vary from one light in a cupboard, up to industrial units holding thousands of plants.
We also told how she nearly blacked out after smoking super-strength skunk cannabis in another drugs binge in Ibiza last month.
Does smoking cannabis lead to taking harder drugs like heroin?
Back to top Why not just let patients smoke cannabis?
cannabis from class B to class C?
cannabis with intent to supply.
Mr Jones, 37, was arrested for smoking a hand-rolled cigarette containing cannabis outside No 10 Downing Street last month.
classification of cannabis undermines the credibility of this message particularly among young people.
The finding that cannabis reduces driver's self confidence was not moderated by alcohol, which has been shown to have the opposite effect.
MS patients who use cannabis report a soothing of the painful muscle spasms and improved muscle coordination.
cultivate the cannabis.
cultivation of cannabis is legalized for consumption and supply.
Part 1 - Ode to cannabis cultivation - re Kentucky Hemp fields - general introduction Part 2 - Beginners guide to cannabis cultivation.
J. Russell Reynolds, Royal Physician, found treatment of alcoholic delirium with cannabis to be " very uncertain, but occasionally useful " .
There is a great reluctance by the government to allow cannabis derivatives to be used therapeutically.
Most all of the cannabis grown in North America is virtually devoid of CBD.
downgrade cannabis from a class B drug to class C drug.
New laws coming into force at midnight next Thursday will see cannabis downgraded from a Class B to Class C drug.
Cannabis - The Facts Cannabis is probably the most widely used recreational drug in the world.
dummy pill or a pill containing cannabis.
As a result various quantities of illegal drugs including ecstasy, amphetamine and cannabis were recovered.
gravy Browning cube, or cannabis can look like dried herbs or seeds.
Many drug misusers, however, take a cocktail of drugs and alcohol including hallucinogens, cannabis and prescribed drugs such as benzodiazepines.
It's made from parts of the cannabis plant, which is a sedative and mild hallucinogen.
The LCA was formed in 1999 by a group of Norwich activists who felt cannabis hemp was not getting a fair deal.
The gang used hydroponics growing systems to cultivate the cannabis.
intensifyate about legalizing or decriminalizing cannabis has intensified in recent weeks.
A dose of cannabis which could cause intense intoxication in a na"ve user may have little or no effect in a regular cannabis user.
In a regular user of cannabis, acute intoxication by the drug would have little effect on performance.
cannabis intoxication informs drivers that they cannot drive properly, alcohol intoxication convinces drivers that their skills are improved.
So it seems particularly invidious to encourage the use of other smokable drugs, such as cannabis.
kilos of cannabis were later recovered from a third address.
Meanwhile, magistrates are locking up otherwise law-abiding sellers of cannabis for seven years.
lethal dose is some 40,000 times the average dose for a high; there have been no cannabis deaths.
As well as lotus they had mandrake and cannabis, and there is a strong suggestion the also used opium.
Clark  called for reclassification of cannabis in the USA to allow physicians to prescribe marijuana for MS.
Drugs of misuse include opiates such as heroin, stimulants such as cocaine and crack, hallucinogens such as LSD, and cannabis.
outdated stereotypes of cannabis users.
paranoid schizophrenia was triggered by cannabis use.
Baldwin, 53, suffers from spastic paraplegia, uses crutches, and says using cannabis helped to combat debilitating leg spasms.
I've met people who take cannabis who swear they'll never touch something stronger.
possess cannabis for the purpose of medical research.
There are 2 changes: Retaining the power of arrest for cannabis possession offenses.
potency of herbal cannabis or cannabis resin.
presumption against arrest for adults in possession of cannabis for personal use.
prohibition of cannabis is disproportionate to its effects.
UK: cannabis prohibition - who's really to blame?
psychoactive ingredient of cannabis) to build up in that part of the body.
The debate centers on the view of some academics that cannabis use causes psychosis among black people.
Is there such a thing as ' cannabis psychosis '?
randomized to receive either active derivatives of cannabis, or a placebo.
In most cases a formal reprimand will result for a first instance of cannabis possession.
Cannabis doesn't cause schizophrenia, in a nutshell.
His mother, Maggie believes his paranoid schizophrenia was triggered by cannabis use.
Police had initially entered the property on a drugs search warrant and found small amounts of heroin and cannabis.
Recently, stronger types of herbal cannabis have become available with names like northern lights and super skunk.
skunk cannabis This is a strong form of herbal cannabis.
smoked cannabis to alleviate pain resulting from a car accident six years ago.
But cannabis smokers will be shaking hands and singing along together.
sociopolitical history of cannabis and the British Empire 1840-1928.
The police search uncovers a huge stash of cannabis hidden in the belly of the bus.
There are no substantiated reported cases of death from cannabis overdose.
Sativex comes in the form of an oral spray and contains tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol, two substances also present in cannabis.
Several clinical trials have supported these claims, indicating that oral THC or inhalation of cannabis smoke can relieve muscle pain and spasticity.
In addition, there may be problems in extrapolating studies with pure THC to human experience with crude cannabis preparations.
THC content would be from 1% to 8 %, similar to imported cannabis.
Many people who smoke tobacco find it easier to smoke cannabis than non-smokers.
traces of cocaine and cannabis in their bodies.
Fears of increased cannabis usage as a result of the experiment would thus appear unfounded.
CANNABIS chocolate bars made in the North are being exported around the world, it was revealed yesterday.
The cultivated plants of the Indian region include wheat, barley, rice and maize; various millets, Sorghum, Penicillaria, Panicum and Eleusine; many pulses, peas and beans; mustard and rape; ginger and turmeric; pepper and capsicum; several Cucurbitaceae; tobacco, Sesamum, poppy, Crotolaria and Cannabis; cotton, indigo and sugar; coffee and tea; oranges, lemons of many sorts; pomegranate, mango, figs, peaches, vines and plantains.
Patients are being randomized to receive either active derivatives of cannabis, or a placebo.
The reason why cannabis retards growth is still unclear.
Cannabis does n't cause schizophrenia, in a nutshell.
Skunk cannabis This is a strong form of herbal cannabis.
He said Colin Davies smoked cannabis to alleviate pain resulting from a car accident six years ago.
A sociopolitical history of cannabis and the British Empire 1840-1928.
It has been widely reported that the cannabis sublingual spray being developed in the UK has shown some promise for relieving painful symptoms.
There is better evidence that cannabis use can exacerbate the symptoms of schizophrenia.
The pair also had traces of cocaine and cannabis in their bodies.
Derived from the hemp plant Cannabis satra, marijuana can be smoked as a cigarette or in a pipe.
Two weeks later, she was was held for possession of cannabis at Figari airport, Corsica, then released.
Hemp oil is made from the seeds of the Cannabis Sativa plant, not the buds - just like hemp fabric is made from the natural fibers of the plant's stalk.
They then take that marijuana with them as they go to take their "THC" exams (a play on the cannabis element of marijuana but said to stand for Testing for Higher Credentials in the film).
Following on a decided lowering of the pain and touch senses, which may even lead to complete loss of cutaneous sensation, there comes a sleep which is often accompanied by pleasant dreams. There appears to be no evidence in the case of either the lower animals or the human subject that the drug is an aphrodisiac. Excessive indulgence in cannabis indica is very rare, but may lead to general ill-health and occasionally to insanity.
The main active constituent of cannabis - THC is one such CB1 receptor agonist.
herbal cannabis should be £ 120 an ounce.
possession of cannabis for personal use.
Though the fondness of this species for the seeds of flax (Linum) and hemp (Cannabis) has given it its common name in so many European languages,' it feeds largely, if not chiefly in Britain on the seeds of plants of the order Compositae, especially those growing on heaths and commons.
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