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FORENSIC IDENTIFICATION OF MARIJUANA - SOME QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

NCJ Number
11512
Journal
Journal of Police Science and Administration Volume: 1 Issue: 1 Dated: (MARCH 1973) Pages: 102-112
Author(s)
G R NAKAMURA; J I THORNTON
Date Published
1973
Length
11 pages
Annotation
DISCUSSION OF VARIOUS QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE TESTS TO IDENTIFY AND DISTINGUISH MARIJUANA AND ITS MAIN CONSTITUENTS FROM OTHER SIMILAR SUBSTANCES.
Abstract
OTHER TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE SIMILARITY OF MARIJUANA TO OTHER PLANTS, VARIETIES OF MARIJUANA, SPECIFICITY OF IDENTIFICATION TESTS, ACTIVE INGREDIENTS, POTENCY AND STABILITY, IDENTIFICATION OF HASHISH, AND THE DETERMINATION OF RECENT MARIJUANA USAGE.