قنب کی قانونی حیثیت بلحاظ ملک

آزاد دائرۃ المعارف، ویکیپیڈیا سے
یہاں جائیں: رہنمائی، تلاش کریں

قنب کی قانونی عمومی یا تفریحی استعمال کے لئے مختلف ممالک میں مختلف ہے۔

فہرست[ترمیم]

ملک / علاقہ پاس رکھنا فروخت نقل و حمل کاشت حوالہ جات
Flag of Albania.svg البانیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [1][2][3][4][5]
Flag of Algeria.svg الجزائر غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [6][7]
Flag of Argentina.svg ارجنٹائن غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [8][9]
Flag of Australia.svg آسٹریلیا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ کچھ ریاستوں میں) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [10] [11][12][13][14][14][15]
Flag of Austria.svg آسٹریا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [16][17]
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg بلجئیم غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [18][19][20]
Flag of Belize.svg بیلیز غیر قانونی، لیکن زیادہ تر برداشت غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [21][22][23][24]
Flag of Bolivia.svg بولیویا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [25]
Flag of Botswana.svg بوٹسوانا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [26][27][28]
Flag of Brazil.svg برازیل غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [29][30]
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg بوسنیا و ہرزیگووینا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [31]
Flag of Belarus.svg بیلاروس غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی
Flag of Bulgaria.svg بلغاریہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [32][33][34]
Flag of Cambodia.svg کمبوڈیا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [35][36][37]
Flag of Canada.svg کینیڈا غیر قانونی (لیکن زیادہ تر برداشت) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (کم مقدار میں پقدے برداشت) [38][39]
Flag of Chile.svg چلی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی ( دواؤں کے استعمال کے لئے)[40] [41][42]
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg چین غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [43][44]
Flag of Colombia.svg کولمبیا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (ذاتی استعمال کے لیے 20 پودوں تک قانونی) [45][46][47][48]
Flag of the Comoros.svg اتحاد القمری غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [49][50][51]
Flag of Costa Rica.svg کوسٹاریکا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ)[52] غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [52][53]
Flag of Croatia.svg کرویئشا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ)[54] غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [54][54][55][56]
Flag of Cuba.svg کیوبا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [57]
Flag of Cyprus.svg قبرص غیر قانونی (طبی استعمال کے لئے کم مقدار غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (کم مقدار کے لیے غیر مجرمانہ) [58][59]
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg چیک جمہوریہ غیر قانونی (possession of up to 15g decriminalized) غیر قانونی (purchase of up to 15g legal; sale of medical cannabis legal, otherwise sale illegal) غیر قانونی (up to 15g decriminalized/Medical subject to license legal) غیر قانونی (cultivation of up to 5 bushes decriminalized/Cultivation for medical purposes subject to license legal) [60][61][62][63][64][65]
Flag of Denmark.svg ڈنمارک غیر قانونی، لیکن زیادہ تر برداشت غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [66][67][68]
Flag of Dominica.svg ڈومینیکا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [69][70]
Flag of Ecuador.svg ایکواڈور غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [71][72][73][74][75][76]
Flag of Egypt.svg مصر غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [77][78][79][80]
Flag of Estonia.svg استونیا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [81][82]
Flag of Ethiopia.svg ایتھوپیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [83][84]
Flag of Finland.svg فن لینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [85][86][87]
Flag of France.svg فرانس غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [88][89][90][91][92]
Flag of Germany.svg جرمنی غیر قانونی
(Legal if permission is given by "Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices")
غیر قانونی
(Legal if permission is given by "Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices")
غیر قانونی
(Legal if permission is given by "Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices")
غیر قانونی
(Legal if permission is given by "Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices")
[93][94][95][96][97][98][99][100][101]
Flag of Greece.svg یونان غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [102][103]

[104]

Flag of Greenland.svg گرین لینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی
Flag of Honduras.svg ہونڈوراس غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [105][106]
Flag of Hong Kong.svg ہانگ کانگ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [107][108][109]
Flag of Hungary.svg مجارستان غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [110][111]
Flag of Iceland.svg آئس لینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [112][113]
Flag of Indonesia.svg انڈونیشیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [114][115][116]
Flag of India.svg بھارت غیر قانونی، but legal and/or tolerated (for personal use in small quantity) in several states such as West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa Tripura, and the North East due to سناتن دھرم customs غیر قانونی، but legal and/or tolerated in several states such as West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa Tripura, and the North East due to Hindu customs غیر قانونی، but legal and/or tolerated in several states such as West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa Tripura, and the North East due to Hindu customs غیر قانونی، but legal and/or tolerated in several states such as West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa Tripura, and the North East due to Hindu customs [117][118][119]
Flag of Ireland.svg جمہوریہ آئرلینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [120][121][122][123][124]
Flag of Israel.svg اسرائیل غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [125][126]
Flag of Italy.svg اطالیہ غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [127][128]
Flag of Jamaica.svg جمیکا غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی قانونی (پانچ پودوں تک) [129][130]
Flag of Japan.svg جاپان غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [131][132]
Flag of Jordan.svg اردن غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [133][134]
Flag of Laos.svg لاؤس غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [135][136][137]
Flag of Latvia.svg لٹویا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [138][139][140]
Flag of Lebanon.svg لبنان غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [141][142]
Flag of Lithuania.svg لتھووینیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [143]
Flag of Luxembourg.svg لکسمبرگ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [144][145]
Flag of Macau.svg مکاؤ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی
Flag of Macedonia.svg جمہوریہ مقدونیہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [146][147]
Flag of Malaysia.svg ملائیشیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [148][149]
Flag of Malta.svg مالٹا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [150][151][152][153]
Flag of Mexico.svg میکسیکو غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [154][155][156]
Flag of Montenegro.svg مونٹینیگرو غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [157]
Flag of Nepal.svg نیپال غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [158]
Flag of the Netherlands.svg نیدرلینڈز De facto decriminalized (Possession is illegal, but not punishable up to 5G for personal use; and 500G for a shop to have in store.) غیر قانونی (legal for 'coffeeshops') غیر قانونی (but unenforced for 'coffeeshops') De facto decriminalized (Up to five plants will remain unpunished, but the plants will be destroyed. If danger is caused to surrounding homes or power has been tapped off illegally, punishment will follow for both cultivation as power theft.) [159][160][161][162]
Flag of New Zealand.svg نیوزی لینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [163][164][165][166][167][168][169][170][171]
Flag of North Korea.svg شمالی کوریا Unknown (possibly legal) Unknown (possibly legal) Unknown (possibly legal) Unknown (possibly legal) [172][173][174]
Flag of the Northern Mariana Islands.svg جزائر شمالی ماریانا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [175][176]
Flag of Norway.svg ناروے غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [177][178][179]
Flag of Pakistan.svg پاکستان غیر قانونی، لیکن زیادہ تر برداشت غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (decriminalized for personal use) [180][181]
Flag of Panama.svg پاناما غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی

[182][183]

Flag of Paraguay.svg پیراگوئے غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [184]
Flag of Peru.svg پیرو غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [185][186][187][188]
Flag of the Philippines.svg فلپائن غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [189][190]
Flag of Poland.svg پولینڈ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [191][192]
Flag of Portugal.svg پرتگال غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) [193][194]
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg پورٹو ریکو Legal(Medical use only) Legal(Medical use only) Legal(Medical use only) Legal(Medical use only) [195][196]
Flag of Romania.svg رومانیہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [197][198][199][200][201][202]
Flag of Russia.svg روس غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), possession of quantities of up to 6 grams غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), transport of quantities of up to 6 grams غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), cultivation of up to 6 plants [203]
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg سعودی عرب غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [204][205]
Flag of Serbia.svg سربیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [206][207]
Flag of Singapore.svg سنگاپور غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [208][209]
Flag of Slovakia.svg سلوواکیہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [210][211][212][212][213]
Flag of Slovenia.svg سلووینیا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی Cannabis cultivation is not illegal for cannabis growers, growing cannabis with ≤ 0.2 % THC on a ≤ 0.1 ha surface, or ≥ 0.1 ha surface with a governmental permit for cannabis cultivation.[214] [215][216][217][218][219][220]
Flag of Somalia.svg صومالیہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی
Flag of South Africa.svg جنوبی افریقا غیر قانونی (لیکن زیادہ تر برداشت) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [221][222][223]
Flag of South Korea.svg جنوبی کوریا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [224][225][226][227]
Flag of Spain.svg ہسپانیہ غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [228][229][230][231]
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg سری لنکا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [232][233][234]
Flag of Sweden.svg سویڈن غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [235][236][237]
Flag of Switzerland.svg سویٹزرلینڈ غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [238][239][240]

[241][242][243]

Flag of Syria.svg سوریہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [244][245]
Flag of the Republic of China.svg تائیوان (Taiwan) غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [246][247]
Flag of Tunisia.svg تونس غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [248][249]
Flag of Turkey.svg ترکی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [250][251][251][252]
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg متحدہ عرب امارات غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [253][254]
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg مملکت متحدہ غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [255]
Flag of the United States.svg ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا غیر قانونی [256][257][258] غیر قانونی [259] غیر قانونی [260] غیر قانونی [261] [262][263]
Flag of Ukraine.svg یوکرین غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), 5 گرام تک مقدار غیر قانونی غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), 5 گرام تک مقدار غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ) 10 پودوں تک [264][265]
Flag of Uruguay.svg یوراگوئے قانونی قانونی قانونی قانونی [184][266][267][268][269][270]
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg ازبکستان غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [271][272]
Flag of Venezuela.svg وینیزویلا غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [273][274]
Flag of Vietnam.svg ویت نام غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [275]
Flag of the United States Virgin Islands.svg امریکی جزائر ورجن غیر قانونی (غیر مجرمانہ), ایک ونس تک کی مقدار غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [276][277]
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg زمبابوے غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی غیر قانونی [278][279]
ملک / علاقہ پاس رکھنا فروخت نقل و حمل کاشت حوالہ جات

حوالہ جات[ترمیم]

  1. Cannabis laws: Learn about the legal status of cannabis in countries around the world، Everyone does it، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  2. Albania is one of Europe's greatest producers of cannabis.
  3. Growing marijuana is an increasing regional problem، SETimes.com، 7 August 2012، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-04-18 
  4. Report Says Albania Cannabis Growth Mounting، balkaninsight.com، 7 March 2013، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-04-18 
  5. Albanian Police Seize Cannabis Shipment، balkaninsight.com 
  6. Possession is illegal
  7. "Cannabis Resin Seizures in Algeria"۔ Havocscope۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  8. Legal for personal use in small amounts and for consumption in private locations. Public consumption is generally accepted among young adults. Consumption for medical purposes is accepted but not legislated (only in private locations). Cultivating, selling and transporting large amounts is illegal and punishable by present laws.
  9. "Argentina court ruling decriminalizes marijuana and makes personal use a constitutional right"، Daily News (New York: nydailynews.com)، 26 August 2009، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2010-03-04 
  10. One or two plants may be privately grown for personal use in the آسٹریلوی دارالحکومت علاقہ and جنوبی آسٹریلیا. Personal grows of up to two plants are decriminalized in the شمالی علاقہ (آسٹریلیا).
  11. Decriminalized for personal use in small amounts in the آسٹریلوی دارالحکومت علاقہ, جنوبی آسٹریلیا and the شمالی علاقہ (آسٹریلیا). It is a criminal offence in نیو ساؤتھ ویلز, کوئنزلینڈ, مغربی آسٹریلیا, Victoria and تسمانیا. In SA a person can legally grow 1 non-hydroponic plant, and in the ACT 2 non-hydroponic plants may be grown on their own property for personal use, and in the N.T two non-hydroponic plants can be fined $200 with 28 days to pay rather than face criminal charge. Enforcement varies from state to state,
  12. "Australia's cannabis lawsThe Age (Melbourne)۔ 23 May 2003۔ http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2003/05/22/1053585645363.html۔ 
  13. though a criminal conviction for possession of a small amount is unlikely and diversion programs in these states aim to divert offenders into education, assessment and treatment programs.
  14. ^ 14.0 14.1 NCPIC Cannabis and the Law Factsheet، ncpic.org.au 
  15. With the rapid expansion in hydroponically grown cannabis cultivation, the Australian Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act (1985) was amended in 2006, reducing the amount of cannabis grown indoors under hydroponic conditions that qualifies as a 'commercial quantity' or as a 'large quantity'
  16. Possession (which includes the act of smoking) is punishable by prison time of up to 1 year (option of alternative therapy and subsequent waiving of sentence) If it was possessed for personal use the penalty is only up to half a year
  17. Suchtmittelgesetz §27، Rechtsinformationssystem des Bundeskanzleramts، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2009-05-17 
  18. Since 2003 adults over the age of 18, in Belgium, were allowed to possess up to 3 grams. But since the 10th of October it has been made illegal again.
  19. Police fdrale - CGPR Webteam۔ "Federale politie - Police fdrale"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  20. Cannabis legal status vault – Belgium، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  21. Cannabis use in Belize is common and largely tolerated; however, possession can result in fines or imprisonment.
  22. Hubbard، Kirsten۔ "Drug Laws and Penalties in Central America"۔ About.com۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2 January 2014۔ 
  23. In 2012, the Government of Belize announced that it was considering decriminalizing possession of 10 grams or less.
  24. "Decriminalization of Marijuana"۔ Government of Belize۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 5 January 2014۔ 
  25. Bolivia has recently passed laws regarding set personal limit use, but does not completely legalize it.
  26. Cannabis (or Dagga) is illegal, but this is often unenforced.
  27. Drugs and related substances act no. 18 of 1992، Government of Botswana، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-10-03 
  28. Is dagga the healing of a nation?، Sunday Standard، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-10-03 
  29. The possession of illegal drugs in Brazil, for personal consumption, entails a warning, community service and education on the effects of drug use. The same applies for the planting and/or preparation of small amounts of any illegal drug. Selling and transportation of any illegal drugs, as well as the possession or cultivation of larger amounts is characterized as drug trafficking, a criminal act punished with 5 to 15 years in prison and a significant fine.
  30. Law 11.343، planalto.gov.br 
  31. All cannabis is illegal
  32. Cannabis is class A (High-risk) drug, together with Heroin, Cocaine, Amphetamines and MDMA (ecstasy). Until 2004 a loosely defined "personal dose" existed. Since 2006, after the last amendment of the Penal Code, the penalty for possession is 1 to 6 years in prison and a fine between 1,000 and 5,000 euros. For possession with an aim of distribution (drug-dealing) the sentence can range from 2 to 8 years for small amounts, through 3 to 12 years for large amounts, up to 5 to 15 years when executed by an organized criminal group. In these cases the maximum fine to be determined together with the prison time is 50,000 euros. Growing is punishable by 2 to 5 years and a fine up to 5,000 euros. The organizer of a growers group can receive from 10 to 20 years and has to pay a fine up to 100,000 euros and a participant in such a group – 3 to 10 years in prison and a fine of 2,500 to 5,000 euros.
  33. Ясен Люцканов، Еднократна доза закони، Segabg.com، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  34. Bulgarian Penal Code (translation requested)
  35. While technically illegal, the use of cannabis is widespread among the Khmer people and foreigners visiting the country. Marijuana can easily be purchased and smoked in public areas without the threat of arrest. Many "Happy" restaurants located in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville publicly offer food cooked with marijuana, or as a side garnish.
  36. Cannabis Cambodia: smoker's paradise، Cannabisculture.com، 1 November 1998، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  37. Happy Restaurants (sic) in Sihanoukville، GoSihanoukville.com، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  38. Legal with government issued licence for medical or industrial purposes. Widely used and tolerated. See Legislation: "Controlled Drugs and Substances Act"
  39. Controlled Drugs and Substances Act، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-10-01 
  40. ، bbc.com http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-29693386  |title= غائب یا خالی (معاونت)
  41. Personal consumption, possession and cultivation (of any drug) is decriminalized when in private locations. Chilean authorities permits the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes only. In 2014, the Chilean authorities have given a local woman permission to import drugs made from cannabis.
  42. Chile plants seeds for country’s new medical marijuana program، thecannabist.co 
  43. Cannabis (hemp) is cultivated for its seeds and for fiber, and has a long medicinal history.
  44. Taxonomic studies of Cannabis in China، Hempfood.com، اصل سے جمع شدہ 9 August 2012 کو، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  45. Since 1994, cannabis has been decriminalized for possession of small amounts up to 22 grams for personal consumption, however sale remains illegal.
  46. La dosis mínima no podrá ser penalizada, dice Corte Constitucional، noticiascaracol.com، 28 June 2012 
  47. It is legal to possess up to 20 plants for personal consumption
  48. LEY 30 DE 1986، alcaldiabogota.gov.co، 31 January 1986 
  49. Cannabis was legal during the Comorian historical period between January 1975 and May 1978, when president Ali Soilih legalized cannabis consumption among other measures
  50. Dossiers sur les 30 Chefs d'Etat ou de Gouvernements tués(فرانسیسی زبان میں)
  51. Transition, 73 – The Mercenary Position، jstor.org 
  52. ^ 52.0 52.1 Chinchilla ve complicado legalizar la marihuana – EL PAÍS – La Nación، Nacion.com، 24 August 2010، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  53. Cannabis is illegal but there is a high tolerance of smoking marijuana throughout the country, a decriminalization system is implemented de facto since police officers do not detain people carrying enough for only personal consumption, yet no amount has been defined as a minimum for possession. Usage of Cannabis in Costa Rica is very high.
  54. ^ 54.0 54.1 54.2 Violation Law "Zakon o suzbijanju zlouporabe droga" (Croatian زبان میں)۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ July 2013۔ 
  55. From 2013 there is distinction in the Croatian penal code between various illegal substances, they are now separated on heavy drugs and light drugs like Marijuana. According to the law, growing or selling cannabis is considered a felony punishable by a mandatory prison sentence (three years minimum) and from 2013 the possession of small amount of marijuana and other light drugs is a misdemeanor which leads to a fine of 5000–20000kn ($800–3500) depending on the case in question.
  56. In all cases the cannabis must be confiscated.
  57. Cuban Penal Code، Florida State University، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2012-11-05 
  58. Class B substance – life imprisonment is possible for use and maximum 8 years for possession (maximum 2 yrs for first offence for under 25 yr old). In practice, warning may be given to a minor unconscious first offender.
  59. "Legal topic overviews: possession of cannabis for personal use"، EMCCDA، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 3 December 2012 
  60. Possession of up to fifteen grams for personal use or cultivation of up to five plants is merely a misdemeanor. Popular destination for smokers.
  61. The Next Amsterdam – Culture Magazine، Ireadculture.com، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-12-14 
  62. Carney، Sean (8 December 2009)، Wall Street Journal. Czech Govt Allows 5 Cannabis Plants For Personal Use From 2010. 8th December 2009، Blogs.wsj.com، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  63. Medical use of cannabis on prescription has been legal and regulated since 1 April 2013.
  64. "Czech Republic Pharmacies Began Selling Medical Cannabis"۔ The420times.com۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  65. "Czech Republic Legalizes Medical Marijuana Use"۔ Huffingtonpost.com۔ 15 February 2013۔ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/15/czech-republic-medical-marijuana_n_2693657.html۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  66. As with all drugs, cannabis-related offences are punishable by a fine or imprisonment for up to 2 years
  67. Denmark marijuana laws – cannabis growing and marijuana seeds، 1stmarijuanagrowerspage.com، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  68. Freetown Christiania, a self-declared autonomous region, is known for its cannabis trade.
  69. Class B drug to cultivate, sell or possess
  70. Drugs (Prevention of Misuse) Act, Chapter 40:07 (PDF)، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  71. Possession is not illegal, defined by Law 108.
  72. Ecuador، Drug Law Reform in Latin America، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-01-31 
  73. Law 108 – Ecuador، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-01-31 
  74. US Embassy, Ecuador – Information for American Citizens، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-01-31 
  75. Possession of under 10 grams is considered personal use and it is legal and not punished.
  76. [1][مردہ ربط]
  77. Technically illegal. However, use is widespread and part of every day culture. Convictions are very rare for personal use .
  78. Lama Hasan (5 May 2010)، Egypt's Pot Problem? A Marijuana Shortage، ABC News، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-01-31 
  79. Formerly a plant of high status, with several documented medicinal uses in ancient times, cannabis was made illegal in 1925 with the League of Nations’ Geneva International Convention on Narcotic Control, and has been aggressively targeted at various points since then.
  80. Seshata، Cannabis in Egypt، The Sensi Seed Bank، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2014-01-20 
  81. Up to 7.5 grams is considered an amount for personal use, and is punished with a fine. Large amounts and distribution are criminal offences, and are punishable with a fine or by up to 5 years in prison.
  82. Europe Guide : Maps of Europe by language, religion, population density, hair & eye color, etc، Eupedia.com، 19 April 1994، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  83. Despite being the spiritual homeland of the Rastafari movement, possession of cannabis can result in up to 6 months imprisonment.
  84. US warns American Rastas about Ethiopian laws، iol.co.za، 29 January 2005، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-10-08 
  85. Extremely limited group of medicinal users (12 people as of 31 January 2010, estimated 200 people in 2014) are permitted to purchase Sativex mouth spray and/or Bedrocan, Bediol or Bedica brand herbal cannabis from one of 27 apothecaries that have the permit to sell medicinal marijuana.
  86. http://www.ita-savo.fi/uutiset/kotimaa/n%C3%A4m%C3%A4-27-apteekkia-ovat-myyneet-l%C3%A4%C3%A4kekannabista-180772
  87. Lääkekannabiksen käyttö puhuttaa | Turku، yle.fi، 30 March 2010، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  88. Cultivating, selling, owning or consuming cannabis is prohibited.
  89. Code de la santé publique (French زبان میں)، Legifrance.gouv.fr، 29 July 2004، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  90. However, legislation was enacted in June 2013 permitting the sale of medications containing cannabis derivatives.
  91. Marie Jamet (6 November 2013)۔ "Legalising or decriminalizing cannabis in France: not that easyEuronews۔ http://www.euronews.com/2013/11/06/france-legalising-or-decriminalizing-cannabis-not-that-easy۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 15 December 2013۔ 
  92. Ann Törnkvist (10 June 2013)۔ "French law on pot-based medicine takes effectThe Local۔ http://www.thelocal.fr/20130610/legalized-cannabis-tea-could-be-on-drug-menu-for-french-patients-in-pharmacies۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 15 December 2013۔ 
  93. The possession is illegal, while consumption itself is legal on the basis of it being considered self-harm, which is not considered a crime. The possession of small amounts is prosecuted, but charges are virtually always dropped. The definition of this "small amount" varies depending on the federal state, the state of برلن being the most liberal, allowing 15 grams for personal use in most cases, while most states do not prosecute up to 6 grams.
  94. "Bundesland-Vergleich der Richtlinien zur Anwendung des § 31a BtMG"۔ Hanfverband.de۔ 2011-06-05۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-12-03۔ 
  95. It is also possible to obtain a special permission by the "Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices" to obtain, possess and consume cannabis as a part of medically supervised and accompanied self-therapy.
  96. Antrag auf Erteilung einer Ausnahmeerlaubnis nach § 3 Absatz 2 BtMG zum Erwerb von Cannabis zur Anwendung im Rahmen einer medizinisch betreuten und begleiteten Selbsttherapie (Stand:14.09.2009)، bfarm.de، 2009-09-14، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2015-02-16 
  97. § 3 BtMG، gesetze-im-internet.de، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2015-02-16 
  98. By January 2015, 241 patients have obtained such a permission.
  99. 241 Patienten haben bisher eine Ausnahmeerlaubnis zur Verwendung von Cannabisblüten aus der Apotheke erhalten، cannabis-med.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2015-02-17 
  100. Furthermore Cannabis cultivation and possession can be permitted to scientific institutions or administrative bodies. Pharmacies can obtain a special permission to sell cannabis or cannabis based medication to patients with a permission.
  101. BfArM Erlaubnis، BfArM، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2015-02-17 
  102. Possession or use of even small amounts is illegal in Greece. Individuals are arrested, although rarely convicted by court. Possession of large quantities may lead to several years in prison.
  103. Ελληνική νομοθεσία για κάνναβη (Greek Law on cannabis) (Greek زبان میں)، mastouria.informe.com، 27 May 2007، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-08-10 
  104. The Government was said to be preparing a bill that would decriminalize the use of drugs in August 2011, but finally the legislation was not changed at all.
  105. The possession, sale, transportation and cultivation of cannabis is illegal in Honduras.
  106. LEY SOBRE USO INDEBIDO Y TRAFICO ILICITO DE DROGAS Y SUSTANCIAS PSICOTROPICAS
  107. The possession, sale, transportation, cultivation of cannabis is illegal under the Dangerous Drug Ordinance
  108. Information on the official web site of the Hong Kong Police Force، Police.gov.hk، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-12-14 
  109. (Chapter 134 of the Law of Hong Kong).
  110. There is no distinction in Hungarian law between illicit drugs according to dangers. Heroin use has the same legal consequences as cannabis use. Hungarian law prohibits the distribution, and any use (including medical use). However the Penal code distinguishes the punishment between sale and personal use. 283. § (1) paragraph (a) states that "One cannot be punished for drug misuse; if a small, personal amount is produced, acquired, or in possession..." and continues to state that "... provided that before final verdict is determined a verification is provided that continuous 6-month therapy has taken place" The law determines that a "personal quantity" is defined as 1 gram of active substance (i.e. THC), therefore this equates to 12–100 grams of marijuana if calculated that marijuana contains 1–8% THC per unit mass. Possession of larger amounts can lead to a 5–10-year prison sentence.
  111. Minstrel، Társaság a Szabadságjogokért: Drogjog 1999VOTED VOTE D2ID : 62، Daath.hu، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  112. Consumption is illegal even in small amounts. Possession, sale, transportation and cultivation could result in jail time. Possession is not strictly enforced. Heavy fines are given.
  113. Lög um ávana- og fíkniefni 1974 nr. 65 21. maí، www.althingi.is، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2009-02-09 
  114. Minimum sentence of four years in prison (additional fines may apply) if caught in possession.
  115. "Undang-Undang Republik Indonesia No. 35 Tahun 2009 tentang Narkotika"۔ BNN RI۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 3 May 2013۔ 
  116. However, if the user voluntarily reports himself/herself to the police, or is reported by his/her family, the charges will be dropped in accordance to 2009 Narcotics Act, article 24 paragraph 2, 3, 4.
  117. Used during observance of certain سناتن دھرم rituals. Government-owned shops in holy cities like بنارس sell cannabis in the form of bhang. Despite the high prevalent usage, this law is Illegal but rarely enforced and treated as a low priority across India. Large tracts of cannabis grow unchecked in the wild in many parts of northern and southern India.
  118. Sharma، Anil (4 November 2007)۔ "Starting the day with the cup that kicks"۔ Udaipur: Hindustan Times۔ http://www.hindustantimes.com/StoryPage/StoryPage.aspx?id=8d0650c1-e9d9-4f7e-a683-6b3cc8bdd778۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2008-03-24۔ "At six in the morning, people begin slowly trooping into government-run bhang shops in the district for the drink, made from the leaves of cannabis that grows wild in many parts of northern India." 
  119. Many states such as West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa Tripura, and the North East have their own laws allowing cannabis, locally known as ganja.
  120. In November 2013 a bill was presented to the Irish government by TD Luke 'Ming' Flanagan to legalize Cannabis in the country. However the Cannabis Regulation Bill 2013 was defeated by a margin of 111–8 in Dáil Éireann on 6 November.
  121. "Ireland ‘ready for legalisation of cannabis’"۔ Irish Times۔ 24 October 2013۔ http://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/ireland-ready-for-legalisation-of-cannabis-1.1571857۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 30 October 2013۔ 
  122. Drug Offences، Dublin: Citizens Information Board، 2 June 2011، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-06-02 
  123. "Legalisation of cannabis motion defeated in Dáil"۔ RTE۔ 6 November 2013۔ http://www.rte.ie/news/2013/1106/485090-cannabis-dail/۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 7 December 2013۔ 
  124. It was the first bill of its kind in a National Parliament in Europe.
  125. Small scale of legal usage of medicinal cannabis. However, personal use is relatively decriminalized with little to no penalties for convicted first time violators.
  126. Cannabis legal status vault – Israel، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  127. Possession of small amounts for personal use is a misdemeanor subject to fines and the suspension of documents (passports and/or drivers licenses). The sale of cannabis products is illegal and punishable by imprisonment; cultivation is likewise punishable by imprisonment, even if in small amounts and for exclusive personal use. Licensed cultivation for medical and industrial use is strictly regulated.
  128. "linkonline.it"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  129. On 25 February 2015, the Jamaican House of Representatives passed a law decriminalizing possession of up to 2 ounces of cannabis. The new law includes provisions legalizing the cultivation for personal use of up to 5 plants, as well as setting up regulations for the cultivation and distribution of cannabis for medical and religious purposes
  130. "Jamaica Lawmakers Decriminalize Small Amounts of 'Ganja'"۔ ABC News۔ 25 February 2015۔ http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/jamaica-decriminalizes-small-amounts-ganja-29205668?singlePage=true۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 25 February 2015۔ 
  131. Possession is punishable by up to five years in prison. Importing or selling cannabis is punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment and up to 30 million yen.
  132. 大麻取締法، Nco.go.jp، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  133. Possession is illegal and may be punishable by prison sentence.
  134. When marijuana is legal، Jordan Times، 15 October 2010، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  135. As of 2009, a mandatory death penalty is applied for certain cases.
  136. Human Rights Watch (22 June 2009)۔ "End the Death Penalty for Drug-Related Offenses"۔ Cannabis Culture۔ Cannabis Culture Magazine۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 23 September 2013۔ 
  137. James Meikle (20 January 2010)۔ "Briton returned to UK after Laos drug sentence loses battle to be freedThe Guardian۔ http://www.theguardian.com/world/2010/jan/20/samantha-orobator-laos-drugs-conviction۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 23 September 2013۔ 
  138. Cannabis is illegal in Latvia.
  139. "Par Krimināllikuma spēkā stāšanās un piemērošanas kārtību" (Latvian زبان میں)۔ likumi.lv۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  140. Possession of larger quantities can be punished with up to 15 years in prison. Possession of quantities up to 1g are fined up to 280 euro, for second offences within a year period criminal charges are applied.
  141. Possession is illegal. However, large amounts are grown within the country and personal use, as long as not in public is not a major issue.
  142. In Lebanon, a comeback for cannabis / The Christian Science Monitor، CSMonitor.com، 16 October 2007، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  143. Lithuania's marijuana cannabis law، 1stmarijuanagrowerspage.com، 23 April 2003، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  144. Possession, transportation and consumption are illegal. Prosecution depends on the amount of cannabis one possesses. Since 2001, prison penalty has been substituted by a monetary fine ranging from 250 to 2500 یوروs.
  145. "Art. 7 and Art. 8 refer to the usage of narcotics"، Excerpt of the "Mémorial A" of the Luxembourgish legislation 
  146. If one possesses a larger amount, a jail sentence of anywhere from three months to five years could possibly be given.
  147. European Coalition for Just and Effective Drug Policies، Encod.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  148. Malaysian legislation provides for a mandatory death penalty for convicted drug traffickers. Individuals arrested in possession of 15 grams (1/2 ounce) of heroin or 200 grams (seven ounces) of marijuana are presumed by law to be trafficking in drugs.
  149. Malaysia، Travel.state.gov، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  150. Chapter 101 of Maltese law (Dangerous Drugs Ordinance) does not specify amounts considered to indicated differences between possession and trafficking (persons with as little as three grammes of cannabis have been charged with dealing) and treats all illegal drugs the same. Penalties for trafficking any illegal drug range between four years and a life sentence and a fine between 2,329.37 Euro and 116,468.67 Euro. Penalties for possession are between 12 months to ten years imprisonment and 465.87 Euro and 23,293.73 Euro in fines.
  151. Laws of Malta, Dangerous Drugs Ordinance، Malta Ministry of Justice 
  152. Although prosecution is unlikely, the sale and consumption of cannabis is widely found in Malta.
  153. Buying Marijuana in Malta، MarijuanaMalta.com 
  154. On 21 August 2009 Mexico decriminalized "personal use" possession of up to five grams of Cannabis.
  155. "Mexico Legalizes Drug PossessionThe New York Times۔ 21 August 2009۔ http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/21/world/americas/21mexico.html۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2010-04-04۔ 
  156. Growing and selling Cannabis is illegal.
  157. Projekti – Zakonodavstvo، Stop drogama، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  158. Marijuana and its derivatives, such as Hashish, are widely available throughout Nepal. [حوالہ درکار]
  159. Cannabis products are only sold openly in certain local "coffeeshops" and possession of up to 5 grams for personal use is decriminalized. Other types of sales and transportation are not permitted, although the general legal approach toward cannabis was before de facto decriminalization.
  160. Use drop-down menu on site to view Netherlands entry.)، Eldd.emcdda.europa.eu، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  161. Drugs Policy in the Netherlands، Ukcia.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  162. "Amsterdam Will Ban Tourists from Pot Coffee ShopsAtlantic Wire۔ 27 May 2011۔ http://www.theatlanticwire.com/global/2011/05/amsterdam-ban-pot-sales-tourists/38248/۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-06-23۔ 
  163. Cultivation, possession or sale of cannabis is illegal.
  164. Cannabis legal status vault – New Zealand، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  165. The fruit, seeds, and any other part of the plant are scheduled as Class C substances.
  166. "Schedule 3: Class C controlled drugs"، Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 No 116 (as at 08 September 2011), Public Act (ویلنگٹن, New Zealand: New Zealand Parliamentary Counsel Office/Te Tari Tohutohu Pāremata)، 8 September 2011، Part 1 clause 1، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 26 February 2012 
  167. حشیش, hash oil, THC, and any other preparations containing THC made by processing the plant are scheduled as Class B substances.
  168. "Schedule 2: Class B controlled drugs"، Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 No 116 (as at 08 September 2011), Public Act (ویلنگٹن, New Zealand: New Zealand Parliamentary Counsel Office/Te Tari Tohutohu Pāremata)، 8 September 2011، Part 1 clause 1، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 26 February 2012 
  169. In July 2009, a bill promoted by Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei amending the law to permit the use of medicinal cannabis was defeated 84–34 at its first reading, with all members of the ruling National Party voting against it.
  170. "Medicinal use of cannabis bill defeatedNZPA۔ New Zealand: TVNZ۔ 1 July 2009۔ http://tvnz.co.nz/politics-news/medicinal-use-cannabis-bill-defeated-2821959۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 26 February 2012۔ 
  171. "Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Bill – First Reading". Hansard (ویلنگٹن, New Zealand: New Zealand House of Representatives) 655: 4850. 1 July 2009. http://www.parliament.nz/en-NZ/PB/Debates/Debates/9/6/a/49HansD_20090701_00001165-Misuse-of-Drugs-Medicinal-Cannabis-Amendment.htm۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 26 February 2012. 
  172. The legal status of Cannabis in the DPRK is unclear, with several sources indicating it is legal, and others arguing that this is a misunderstanding due to translation errors and other issues.
  173. "Mythbusters: uncovering the truth about North KoreaThe Guardian۔ 2014-05-13۔ http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/13/mythbusters-uncovering-the-truth-about-north-korea-cannabis-metro۔ 
  174. "Smoking Weed in North Korea: A Critical Review"۔ http://www.thebohemianblog.com/2013/11/smoking-weed-in-north-korea-critical.html۔ 
  175. A bill was passed to legalize marijuana. But the governor will only allow medical cannabis to be legal.
  176. "Marianas Islands Marijuana Legalization Bill Passes House"۔ United States: stopthedrugwar۔ 2010-11-12۔ http://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle/2010/nov/12/marianas_islands_marijuana_legal۔ 
  177. Up to 15 grams is considered an amount for personal use, and is punished with a fine of 1500-15000 kroner in the case of first-time offenders; possessing more is considered dealing and punished more harshly. Repeat offenders or dealers face prison charges.
  178. "Mildere straff for hasjbesittelse" (Norwegian میں)۔ Norway: VG Nett۔ 2006-07-20۔ http://www.vg.no/nyheter/innenriks/artikkel.php?artid=123519۔ 
  179. It's the same punishment with between 6 months and 2 years for personal use, and between 6 months and 21 years for selling in prison for all narcotics.
  180. Laws prohibiting the sale and misuse of cannabis exist, but are very rarely enforced. As with hash, the occasional use of cannabis in community gatherings is broadly tolerated as a centuries old custom, despite its association with lower-income groups. The open use of cannabis by تصوف and Hindus as a means to induce euphoria has never been challenged by the state. Further, large tracts of cannabis grow unchecked in the wild.
  181. Cannabis legal status vault – Pakistan/Peshawar، Erowid.org 
  182. Penalties for possessing, using, or trafficking in illegal drugs in Panama are severe, and convicted offenders can expect long jail sentences and heavy fines.
  183. "Panama"۔ Travel.state.gov۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-12-03۔ 
  184. ^ 184.0 184.1 Cannabis South American laws، Erowid.org، March 1995 
  185. Possession is not illegal, defined by Art. 299. Possession of under 8 grams is considered personal use and it is legal and not punished.
  186. "Modificando el Código Penal en materia de Tráfico Ilícito de Drogas"۔ Instituto de Defensa Legal – Seguridad Ciudadana۔ اصل سے جمع شدہ 2012-10-15 کو۔ 
  187. "Ley Nº 28002"۔ 
  188. "Código Penal. Decreto Legislativo Nº 635"۔ 
  189. Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, makes provision for restricted medical use.
  190. R.a. 9165، Lawphil.net، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  191. On 26 May 2011, Poland introduced legislation to terminate the prosecution for possession of small amounts of drugs for personal use. The law introduces the possibility when a person has negligible amounts of drugs for personal use and is not a dealer. But this is only theory, in practice it's still illegal. The legislation raised the maximum possible penalty for placing a large number of drugs from 10 to 12 years in prison. However, for possession of large quantities of drugs would result up to 10 years in prison (previously up to 8 years).
  192. Drugs in small quantity and for personal use with no punishment – Poland، Interia.pl، 26 May 2011، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-05-29 
  193. In 2001, Portugal became the first country in the world to decriminalize the use of all drugs, and started treating drug users as sick people, instead of criminals, although you can be arrested or assigned mandatory rehab if caught several times in possession. See Drug policy of Portugal
  194. EMCDDA:Drug policy profiles, Portugal، Emcdda.europa.eu، 17 August 2011، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-12-14 
  195. The Governor of Puerto Rico signed a executive order to legalize cannabis for medical use only
  196. http://time.com/3845638/puerto-rico-medical-marijuana
  197. Romania was (before 1990) a leader in hemp fiber, second only to China. However, possession of small quantities of drug preparations is punishable by a small fine of about $150–200 USD. Possession of large amounts may result in 3–6 years of jail time, and sale may result in more than 6 years jail time.
  198. Cannabis legal status vault – Romania، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  199. Decriminalization proposed.
  200. Raport pentru EBA: Comisia prezidenţială susţine dezincriminarea consumului de droguri şi sexul comercial، Antena3.ro، 22 September 2009، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  201. Medical use is legal under certain conditions.
  202. "ANM: Nu avem nicio cerere de punere pe piaţă a canabisului medicinal; dacă ar fi, am aproba-o"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 3 October 2013۔ 
  203. Cannabis seeds contain no controlled substances and are not regulated. As a matter of fact, possession, cultivation or even use of any quantities of marijuana is heavily prosecuted.
  204. Use and possession for personal use of any kind of recreational drugs is punishable by imprisonment if caught. Imprisonment for personal use could go up to six months jail time or more. Dealing and smuggling of high amounts of drugs usually result in harsher prison time or even execution, although recently executions are rare. Foreigners who use drugs might be deported.
  205. US Department of State – International Travel – Saudi Arabia، Travel.state.gov، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  206. The Criminal Code of Serbia outlaws possession (article 246a), sale, transport and cultivation (article 246) of all psychoactive substances.
  207. Krivični zakonik (The Criminal Code)، paragraf.rs، 2013، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  208. Cannabis is a Class A drug under the Misuse of Drugs Act, making it illegal to cultivate, sell or possess.
  209. Cannabis legal status vault – Singapore، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  210. Possession or use of small amounts of Cannabis is punishable by up to three years in prison.
  211. "High contrastدی اکنامسٹ (London: Economist Newspaper)۔ 26 August 2010۔ آئی ایس ایس این 0013-0613۔ OCLC 60625410۔ http://www.economist.com/node/16891809۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 25 June 2012۔ 
  212. ^ 212.0 212.1 Rousek، Leos (3 April 2012)۔ "Slovakia's Incoming Leftist Premier Wants to Relax Tough Cannabis Lawsوال اسٹریٹ جرنل (New York, NY: Dow Jonesآئی ایس ایس این 0099-9660۔ OCLC 43638285۔ http://blogs.wsj.com/emergingeurope/2012/04/03/slovakias-incoming-leftist-premier-wants-to-relax-tough-cannabis-laws/۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 25 June 2012۔ 
  213. In April 2012, وال اسٹریٹ جرنل reported that Robert Fico, the incoming Slovak prime minister, might push for partial legalisation of Cannabis possession, and has argued for the legalisation of possession of up to three doses of Cannabis for personal use.
  214. "Uradni list Republike Slovenije"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  215. There was a proposal of 2012 that would decriminalise medical cannabis,
  216. "za4zakone"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  217. failed with not enough support. The petition for support for medical marijuana decriminalisation for was re-proposed in 2013,
  218. "Zakon - SKSK"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  219. succeeded in gaining enough public support for legal cannabis, but the Slovenian government rather re-classified cannabis from Class B to Class A illegal drugs, designated fines for small quantity possetion and declared it "decriminalisation" of medical marijuana in 2014.
  220. "Slovenija dovolila uporabo konoplje v medicinske namene"۔ Prvi interaktivni multimedijski portal, MMC RTV Slovenija۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  221. There is a proposal of 2014 that would decriminalise medical cannabis
  222. http://www.parliament.gov.za/live/commonrepository/Processed/20140228/567327_1.pdf
  223. "Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act, 1992" (PDF). Government Gazette (پریٹوریا: South Africa State Library) 329 (14143): 3–71. 15 July 1992. آئی ایس ایس این 0250-4391. OCLC 5351746. http://www.gov.za/documents/detail.php?cid=243867۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 25 June 2012. 
  224. Cannabis "is illegal in South Korea."
  225. Brian Ashcraft۔ "South Korean Pro Gamer Arrested in a Drug Bust"۔ Kotaku۔ Gawker Media۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  226. South Koreans can be prosecuted in South Korea for use of cannabis in other countries as well, as happened to a South Korean-American hip hop artist who will "spend eight long months in a [South] Korean prison" for his cannabis use while in the U.S.
  227. Korean Rapper Gets Prison Sentence for Smoking Marijuana in the US
  228. Buying or selling any quantity of cannabis is a criminal offence. Possession and consumption in a public place constitutes a misdemeanour and is penalized with a fine and confiscation. Growing the plant on private property for personal use, and consumption by adults in a private space, is legal.
  229. "Is Cannabis Legal in Spain?"۔ Gospain.about.com۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  230. About 500 private "cannabis clubs" exist in Spain, 200 of them in Barcelona, and Spain is spoken of as the "new Amsterdam," a destination for marijuana tourists.
  231. "El 'boom' de clubs de cannabis atrae el turismo del porro a Barcelona," "La Vanguardia," January 19, 2014, http://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20140119/54399239955/boom-clubs-cannabis-turismo-porro-barcelona.html
  232. Cannabis is illegal in Sri Lanka though it is commonly used in Ayurvedic traditional medicines.
  233. Marijuana Should be Allowed; Sri Lanka Indigenous Medicine Minister Says :: NIDAHASA News، News.nidahasa.com، 2 July 2009، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  234. Sri Lankan Tamil Hindus use cannabis for religious purposes, often as an aid to meditation or as Pooja offerings. Within the Indian Tamils of Sri Lanka, cannabis is widely used and often grown in gardens and چائے, قہوہ, etc plantations, with 'Satahiva' (Sativa strains traditionally smoked in the mornings and Indica strains, which also grow wild in the colder 'hill country,' used to treat illness and smoked before sleeping. Little is done to enforce laws regarding the legality of cannabis in Sri Lanka and it can be bought easily and openly at very cheap prices, it is also found growing wild all over the country.
  235. It is illegal to sell, transfer, purchase, use or possess any quantity of cannabis in Sweden. Social stigmatisation through social rejection and exclusion from the labourmarket and social services are the most common sanctions in matters regarding personal use. The national police runs a "disturb and annoy" program aimed at users supported by the national "zero tolerance" policy. .
  236. Swedish drug control FINAL_14feb_merged (PDF)، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  237. RättsPM 2009:1 (Swedish زبان میں)، Åklagarmyndighetens Utvecklngscentrum، 2009 
  238. Cannabis is decriminalized for possession, sale or transport is Illegal but cultivation is legal in a private property only  [حوالہ درکار] . However, usually only the minimum penalty is imposed for possession and personal use, even for larger amounts. The federal council has committed to implement changes as to decriminalization of personal use and possession already in 2001, and the parliament is currently tasked to tender concrete approaches. As nothing is coming forth on a parliamentary basis, a referendum was launched in 2008.
  239. Bundesgesetz vom 3. Oktober 1951 über die Betäubungsmittel und die psychotropen Stoffe (Betäubungsmittelgesetz, BetmG)، Admin.ch، 12 June 1981، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  240. de:Eidgenössische Volksinitiative «für eine vernünftige Hanf-Politik mit wirksamem Jugendschutz»
  241. As of 1 January 2012, the cantons Vaud, Neuchatel, Geneva and Fribourg have allowed the growing and cultivation of up to 4 cannabis plants per person, in an attempt to curb illegal street trafficking,
  242. Ian Sparks (17 November 2011)، Swiss cannabis smokers to be allowed to grow four marijuana plants each (to stop them buying drugs illegally)، London: Dailymail.co.uk، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2012-02-26 
  243. but this cantonal law was unvalidated in October 2012, as federal law must prevail on cantonal law.
  244. Under the policies of the government of بشار الاسد, many cannabis offences, from simple use to trafficking, reportedly often carried a sentence of life imprisonment. As the country has become destabilised as a result of civil war, people living in areas controlled by Kurdish separatists have begun growing cannabis as a way of making money to fight poverty.
  245. Ahmad، Rozh (24 August 2012)۔ "http://www.rudaw.net/english/news/syria/5123.html"۔ Rudaw۔ http://www.rudaw.net/english/news/syria/5123.html۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 17 December 2012۔ 
  246. Cannabis is a schedule 2 narcotic in the ROC, and possession can result in up to three years imprisonment.
  247. Cannabis legal status vault – Taiwan، Erowid.org، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  248. The Rough Guide to Tunisia – Daniel Jacobs, Peter Morris – Google grâmatas۔ Books.google.com۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  249. "Tunisia accuses 'missing' Maltese of smuggling cannabis"۔ timesofmalta.com۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-06-23۔ 
  250. Consuming any drug (personal use or not) is illegal and requires juridical process. Possessing, purchasing or receiving any illegal drug, including Cannabis, is punishable by 1–2 years in prison; there is also the option of treatment and/or probation for up to three years. If users refuse treatment or do not comply with probation requirements, the courts can decide on sentencing.
  251. ^ 251.0 251.1 European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (31 January 2012)، Country overview: Turkey، لزبن: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction، او سی ایل سی 527925326 
  252. Sale and supply is punishable by a prison term of 5–10 years, and production or trafficking by a minimum term of 10 years.
  253. Even the smallest amounts of the drug can lead to a mandatory four-year prison sentence.
  254. "UAE Drug Laws"۔ BBC News۔ 8 February 2008۔ http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7234786.stm۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17۔ 
  255. Cannabis is a Class B drug (moderate risk) in the UK. Police enforcement actions vary.
  256. at the federal level (but legal at the state level in کولوراڈو, Washington, اوریگون and الاسکا
  257. "Marijuana Laws Alaska"۔ 
  258. and the cities of Portland and South Portland, مینے and in واشنگٹن ڈی سی; decriminalized in 18 states, medicinal legal in 25 states and گوام. All Indian Reservations are allowed to regulate cannabis laws, Laws varies by reservation.)
  259. at the federal level (but legal at the state level with a state issued license in کولوراڈو, Washington, اوریگون and الاسکا. Legal medicinal sales in several additional states. All Indian Reservations are allowed to regulate cannabis laws, Laws varies by reservation. )
  260. at the federal level (but legal at the state level within the states of کولوراڈو, Washington, اوریگون and الاسکا. Legal for medicinal patients in several additional states. All Indian Reservations are allowed to regulate cannabis laws, Laws varies by reservation.)
  261. at the federal level (but legal at the state level for individuals/commercial in کولوراڈو, الاسکا and اوریگون, individual but not commercial in واشنگٹن ڈی سی, and only commercially in Washington. Medicinal growing is legal in several states as well. All Indian Reservations are allowed to regulate cannabis laws, Laws varies by reservation.)
  262. Laws vary by state, Territory, Indian Reservation, and the Federal District. Federal law classifies cannabis as a Schedule I substance, the same classification as heroin. The United States Supreme Court has ruled in Gonzales v. Raich that the federal government has the power to regulate and criminalize cannabis, even for medical purposes. The Department of Justice recently allowed recognized Indian reservations to regulate marijuana within their reservation.
  263. the D.O.J. allows indian reservations to grow and sell marijuana، nwherald.com، 12 December 2014، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2014-12-24 
  264. "Aspects of cannabis laws in Ukraine"
  265. Ответственность за выращивание конопли и хранение марихуаны، zakon-online.com.ua، 12 September 2012، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2014-07-22 
  266. Jose Mujica has fully legalized any use of Cannabis in Uruguay; law does not specify quantity for "personal amount".
  267. As of 10 December 2013, the House of Representatives and Senate passed a bill legalizing and regulating the production and sale of the drug. But the president has postponed the implementation to 2015 and parts of the opposition claim that the new law will never be implemented. The new law says that buyers must be 18 or older, residents of Uruguay, and must register with the authorities. Authorities will grow the cannabis that can be sold legal.
  268. "The experiment: Another blow against prohibition"۔ The Economist۔ 1 August 2013۔ http://www.economist.com/news/americas/21582579-another-blow-against-prohibition-experiment۔ 
  269. "Uruguay becomes first country to legalize marijuana trade"۔ Reuters۔ 10 December 2013۔ http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/11/us-uruguay-marijuana-vote-idUSBRE9BA01520131211۔ 
  270. "Uruguay marijuana sales delayed until 2015: president - AMERICAS"۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 14 January 2015۔ 
  271. Opiates, cannabis and other plants containing psychotropic substances are illegal.
  272. "Criminal Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan" (Uzbek زبان میں)۔ The national database of legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan۔ اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2 August 2013۔ 
  273. As of 15 September 2010 possession of up to 20 grams of Marijuana or 5 grams of genetically modified Marijuana, if proven not to be for medical or personal consumption, is punishable by 1 to 2 years in prison at judge's discretion. If deemed to be for personal consumption, the user is subject to security measures involving rehabilitation and detoxification procedures. Articulos 131 y 153 de la Ley Organica de Drogas.
  274. Ley Orgánica de Drogas – Sept.10 (PDF)، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  275. Although marijuana is prohibited in Vietnam but the use of cannabis is quite high. Vietnam police seize eight tons of marijuana، The China Post، 16 May 2008، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2011-02-17 
  276. The governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands approved a bill that decriminalized possession of marijuana up to an ounce.
  277. "U.S. Virgin Islands decriminalized marijuana"۔ United States: Marijuana.com۔ 2014-12-23۔ http://marijuana.com/news/2014/12/u-s-virgin-islands-decriminalize-marijuana/۔ 
  278. Zimbabwe: Police Intercept Four Tonnes of Marijuana، All Africa، 16 January 2013، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-09-11 
  279. Where marijuana is grown and smoked freely، News Day، 9 March 2013، اخذ کردہ بتاریخ 2013-09-11