This measure is designed to amend the Cornhusker State's constitution by adding the following clause: "The object of the Nebraska Cannabis Initiative Petition is to amend the Constitution of Nebraska by adding a new section to Article XV which states that any person in the State of Nebraska has the right to use any plant in the genus Cannabis
Raw herbal (botanical) cannabis is any part of any plant of the genus Cannabis
. The genus Cannabis
belongs to the Cannabaceae family.
Lorenz's reliance on the Hill case is misplaced because the Hill court was interpreting Virginia's statutory definition of marijuana, [section] 54.1-340, where marijuana is defined as: "any part of a plant of the genus Cannabis
whether growing or not, its seeds or resin; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such plant, its seeds, or its resin.
The plant genus Cannabis
has three species, each with different chemical constituents and medicinal properties.
Cannabis (Kingdom Plantae; Phylum Magnoliophyta; Class Magnoliopsida; Order Rosales; Family Cannabaceae; Genus Cannabis
; Species sativa) evolved on earth approximately 36 million years ago (McPartland et al.
Steven Hodds, 34, of Penistone Road, Middlesbrough, given a 12 month community order with 40 hours' unpaid work and ordered to pay pounds 85 costs cultivating a plant of the genus cannabis
, a Class B drug.
Duncan McMinn, aged 36, of Station Street East, Foleshill, was charged with possession of cannabis, a class C controlled drug, and cultivating genus cannabis
Both are part of the genus cannabis
. Legally, to possess industrial hemp is to possess marijuana.
The first and the seventh section explore the botany and genetic resources of the genus Cannabis
, its origin, domestication, and migration throughout the world from the pre-Christian era to the modern period.
The group concept provides a simple, sound, alternative way of labelling variation of domesticated forms in the genus Cannabis
. It eliminates the need to consider rank; what various authors may have treated as species, subspecies, or varieties can be reduced to the same level.
Patrick Joseph Peter Balcarres, aged 19, of Kingsway, Stoke, Coventry, cultivating genus cannabis
plants and possession of cannabis, a class C controlled drug, community order one year, ordered to perform 100 hours unpaid work and ordered to forfeit the five genus cannabis
plants and cannabis for destruction.
John Patrick Deformes- Ames, aged 23, of Marriott Road, Coundon, Coventry, cultivating genus cannabis
a class-C controlled drug, conditional discharge for 18 months and ordered to forfeit the cannabis for destruction.