UKCIA submitted the following comments to the Sentencing Council proposals for drug offences guidelines (document here)
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Q1: Do you agree with the Council’s approach of separating Classes B and C?
B. People growing cannabis for their own non-medicinal use
C. People growing cannabis for commercial purposes
D. People growing cannabis under pressure, intimidation, coercion or duress or who have been trafficked for the purpose.
Q10: Is there any other way in which equality and diversity should be considered as part of the proposals?
Q11: Do you agree with the proposed offence ranges, category ranges and starting points for all the offences