04 February 2011

Cannabis Cultivation

Auton & Ors v R. [2011] EWCA Crim 76 is a fascinating case where Lord Justice Hughes explains,

"The present four cases require us to consider sentencing in cases of smaller scale, but well planned and resourced, cannabis cultivation operations. Often, but not always, they may be carried on in the defendant's home."

However, it is not only the sentencing guidelines that are fascinating but the description of cannabis cultivation.


  1. should cannabis be legalised

  2. in some jurisdictions it is