Drugs & the Law, our drugs which are used for non-legal purposes are part of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, which has three Classes A, B, & C... These Classes can effect you in the future, several countries, such as the USA ask if you have a Drug Offence, this is on any future visit, so what happens to you at 19 years old can follow you for the rest of your life!
PS Act 2016 Penalties under the Psychoactive Substances Bill:
Possession Not an offence
Possession in a custodial institution Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 2 years and/or a fine
Possession with intent to supply Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 7 years and/or a fine
Supply/offer to supply etc. Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 7 years and/or a fine
Production Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 7 years and/or a fine
Importation/exportation Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 7 years and/or a fine
Failure to comply with a
Prohibition or Premises notice
Up to 12 months and/or a fine* Up to 2 years and/or a fine
Friends look after friends, you should never leave a friend alone if they have used any substance, such as 'unidentified white powders'...
Legal Highs/NPS can be stronger and longer lasting than some illegal drugs. Watch out for your friend becoming Unconscious, overheating...
The best way to stay safe is not to take medications that are not prescribed to you, or use Research Chemicals that can cause problems...
We don't know the 'dangers' of legal highs! Basically we have not had time to study them and measure the effects. What we do know, some are 'Research Chemicals...
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