On Saturday the 3rd of March the Harborough Mail ran a story about a cannabis 'factory' being raided in Cottingham Village in England. In the article they say ''Police are warning that when cannabis plants reach the final stages of maturity the odour they release has carcinogenic properties.''
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Well I know it's not up to the police to change the law but for them to think that by evicting people from their homes is going to reduce crime and specifically drug dealing, is an illusion.
A man from Merseyside was sentenced to 200 hours community service for the Cultivation of Cannabis last week, 14 February 2012, in a rather unusual case. This wasn’t just a typical case under the Misuse of Drugs Act, it was in fact a very brave battle for human rights.
The agency responsible for setting sentencing guidelines for crimes has defended new drugs sentencing rules after they were criticised by a Sheffield judge.
UK cannabis campaigner Winston Matthews has been sent to prison in the UK for 16 months for repeatedly growing his own medicinal cannabis plants in his home, to use as an effective alternative to dangerous and expensive pharmaceutical drugs.