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NCJ Number: 119742 Find in a Library
Title: Illicit Traffic and Abuse of Cannabis in Canada
Journal: Bulletin on Narcotics  Volume:37  Issue:4  Dated:special issue (October-December 1985)  Pages:37-49
Author(s): R T Stamler; R C Fahlman; H Vigeant
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 12
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Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: The article describes illicit sources of supply, trafficking, and demand for cannabis in Canada.
Abstract: Analysis of reports on cannabis-related problems showed an overall decrease in the amount of cannabis seized in 1984 compared to the previous years. The largest amount of marijuana on the illicit market in Canada originated in Colombia, Jamaica, and Thailand; only 30 percent originated in Canada. Limited supply came from other parts of the world such as Mexico, Lebanon, and US. 6 tables. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Marijuana
Index Term(s): Canada; Drug research; Drug use
Note: Special issue on cannabis
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