• Sanctions
  • On 7/27/2016, the OFAC issued a Finding of Violation to Compass Bank, which uses the trade name BBVA Compass ("Compass"), for violations of the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. part 598 (FNKSR). (wikipedia.org)
  • abusers
  • In a study carried out in about fourteen psychiatric hospitals in Lagos indicated that cannabis abusers are responsible for 13.8% of the total drug related admissions for 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1972 Protocol to this Convention calls for increased efforts to prevent illicit production of, traffic in and use of narcotics as defined by the Convention, while highlighting the need to provide treatment and rehabilitation services to drug abusers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Demand reduction measures include prohibition, fines for drug offenses, incarceration for persons convicted for drug offenses, treatment (such as voluntary rehabilitation, coercive care, or supply on medical prescription for drug abusers), awareness campaigns, community social services, and support for families. (wikipedia.org)
  • Heroin
  • Depressant drugs, like alcohol and heroin, work in much the same way on mood and personality but activate inhibitory chemical messengers. (narcoticsindia.nic.in)
  • Despite Nigeria's role as a transshipment point for cocaine and heroin, throughout the 20th century cannabis remained the only illicit drug produced domestically. (wikipedia.org)
  • American motion pictures were produced promoting awareness about the adverse health effects and social implications of heroin or narcotics use. (wikipedia.org)
  • When used in a legal context in the U.S., a narcotic drug is one that is totally prohibited, such as heroin, or one that is used in violation of governmental regulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • allegedly
  • Oshio allegedly violated the Narcotics Drug Control Law by giving Tanaka the drug, commonly known as Ecstasy, at the apartment in the posh Roppongi Hills complex on Aug. 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • The police on Monday also arrested Yusuke Izumida, a 31-year-old acquaintance of Oshio who runs an Internet shopping business, for allegedly delivering the drug to Oshio, and Ryohei Endo, the performer's 28-year-old former manager, on suspicion of destroying evidence by throwing away Tanaka's cell phone. (wikipedia.org)
  • tightly
  • The Act also led to the establishing of the Federal Narcotics Control Board (FNCB) to tightly oversee the import and export primarily of opiates, but also other psychoactive drugs like coca. (wikipedia.org)
  • Codeine
  • The third is to produce other alkaloids, mainly thebaine and oripavine, that are processed by the pharmaceutical industry into drugs such as codeine and oxycodone. (wikipedia.org)
  • synthetic
  • 1) For the purposes of this Law narcotic drug means any of the substances specified in the Schedules to this Law whether in its natural or synthetic form. (ghanalegal.com)
  • Police on Monday [December arrested actor-singer Manabu Oshio on suspicion of giving the synthetic drug MDMA to a woman who died in August while they were together in a Tokyo apartment, investigative sources said. (wikipedia.org)
  • violations
  • These thousands of narcotic reports are carefully scrutinized, and when violations are found, department inspectors are immediately detailed on the case. (druglibrary.org)
  • driving after revocation or suspension, lane control, motor vehicle inspection violations. (lowellsun.com)
  • Cartels
  • In the 1990s, Colombia was home to the world's two largest drug cartels: the Cali cartel and the Medell√≠n cartel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Congress
  • The Narcotic Drugs Import and Export Act was a 1922 act of the 67th United States Congress. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1926, 69th United States Congress held hearings on a House resolution for the United States participation in the first narcotic education conference to be conducted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from June 29 to July 2, 1926. (wikipedia.org)
  • misuse
  • I have secured wholehearted cooperation and support from physicians, manufacturers, wholesalers, and druggists, in my campaign against the misuse of drugs of addiction. (druglibrary.org)
  • Drug abuse and misuse can cause numerous health problems, and in serious cases death can occur. (narcoticsindia.nic.in)
  • Misuse and abuse of prescription drugs however can be very dangerous. (narcoticsindia.nic.in)
  • treaties
  • But have the objectives of the drug treaties, which are to ensure the health and welfare of our populations, really become outdated? (fdfe.eu)
  • In addition to international treaties to which Nigeria (or previously, the British Empire) was party, cannabis use in Nigeria was limited by a series of statutes, including the 1935 Dangerous Drugs Act while under British rule, and following independence the Indian Hemp Decree of 1966, and its amendments in 1975 and 1984. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cannabis
  • Cannabis is one of the most widely used illegal drug in Nigeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, in 2011 commenced night patrols on major roads in Osun State to combat and intercept trucks that are usually used to traffic cannabis during the night. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cannabis portal Nigeria portal Adult lifetime cannabis use by country Ministerial Committee on Drug Policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • coca
  • President Morales opposed the decriminalization of drugs but saw the coca crop as an important piece of indigenous history and a pillar of the community because of the traditional use of chewing coca leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • penalties
  • Therefore, according to the functional approach, controls in the nature of license revocation, administrative penalties, and, in some instances, preventive detention are usually far more efficient means of control than are criminal penalties. (encyclopedia.com)
  • stimulant
  • Randomized controlled trials of continuous stimulant therapy for the treatment of ADHD spanning 2 years have demonstrated treatment effectiveness and safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another review indicated that, based upon the longest follow-up studies conducted to date, lifetime stimulant therapy that begins during childhood is continuously effective for controlling ADHD symptoms and reduces the risk of developing a substance use disorder as an adult. (wikipedia.org)
  • criminal
  • The New York Times has said that the act has been used for the US to pursue dozens of criminal organizations involved in narcotics across the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian drug laws are criminal laws and mostly exist at the state and territory level, not the federal, and are therefore different, which means an analysis of trends and laws for Australia is complicated. (wikipedia.org)
  • distribution
  • The reports, which the law requires at present from physicians, manufacturers, wholesalers and druggists, include a record of all drugs received for local use or distribution, and all drugs sold within the state, with the amount, date, name and address of purchaser. (druglibrary.org)
  • sentence
  • The decision meant that Oshio will be required to consecutively serve both the 18-month sentence for drug use and the 30-month sentence in prison. (wikipedia.org)
  • addiction
  • As administrator of the First District, which includes the Greater City of New York, where drug addiction has so focussed that the city is called the plague spot of the country, my task has been to study intensively a hitherto insoluble problem and to interpret and apply the law. (druglibrary.org)
  • Drug addiction is a serious risk with large recreational doses but is unlikely to arise from typical long-term medical use at therapeutic doses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Governments try to combat drug addiction with policies which address both the demand and supply of drugs, as well as policies which can mitigate the harms of drug abuse, and for medical treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • enactment
  • The fact of enactment is usually equated with actual control. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act, also known as the Kingpin Act, became law by the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • governments
  • Over social evils such as drugs and prostitution, over the care of the internationally destitute, such as refugees, over the establishment of educational services to combat ignorance and illiteracy, even over such questions as housing, crime and punishment, international bodies have assumed increasing responsibility, now superimposed on that already borne by national governments. (springer.com)
  • Medical and Scientific Purposes
  • To that end and as a contribution to the UNGASS, the Board has decided to supplement its annual report for 2015 with an updated version of its 2010 special report on availability (entitled Availability of Internationally Controlled Drugs: Ensuring Adequate Access for Medical and Scientific Purposes). (fdfe.eu)
  • available
  • The appellant offered to sell the narcotics to the officer even though he did not actually make the narcotics available to the officer the law states that he is guilty because he offered to get them for the officer. (123student.com)
  • consumption
  • The fact is that access to medicines contained controlled substances is very uneven, with consumption concentrated primarily in Canada, the USA, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand. (fdfe.eu)
  • The control board were created to better control what America was exporting from its territories to others as well as what was being brought in, to ban all recreational consumption and to control the quality of what was being used for medical purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1994, consumption of drugs has been decriminalized. (wikipedia.org)
  • implementation
  • The campus EH&S offices will provide assistance and consultation to identify requirements, controls, and their implementation. (ucop.edu)