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Law of opium & opium smuggling

Ram Lal Gupta

Law of opium & opium smuggling

containing commentaries on Opium act (1 of 1878), Opium act (13 of 1857), Opium and revenue laws (Extension of application) act (33 of 1950), and opium smuggling

by Ram Lal Gupta

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Published by Law Book Co. in Allahabad .
Written in English

  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Opium trade -- Law and legislation -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. L. Gupta.
      ContributionsIndia (Republic)., India (Republic).
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiii, 319 p.
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5747784M
      LC Control Number70922587

      Feb 14,  · In an excerpt from the book Killer High, author Peter Andreas lays out how the opium poppy has been funding political parties and conflict for generations, often with the CIA’s tacit approval. The Opium War took place in northwestern Laos between February and August ; actual fighting took place from 29 July to 1 August A Burmese militia led mule train carrying 16 tons of opium crossed into Laos to Ban Khwan, where they were attacked by rival drug smugglers from the Chinese Nationalists' Third and Fifth Armies. The intended recipient of the shipment, Royal Lao Army Result: Victory for General Ouane Rattikone .

      Oct 01,  · Finally, in , the West found a product which China did not have, opium. Between and , opium smuggling developed rapidly along China’s South Coast. In , 9, chests of opium was smuggled in per year. 15 years later, the smuggled opium rose to 35, chests, a growth of %. In the ’s, opium had became a vice in Jihan Wu. Opium den in London's East End,, from a contemporary magazine. The artist;s choice of smokers shows that opium addiction was still in thought to be mainly a vice of non-white peoples. The customers include an African, a Middle Easterner (wearing a fez), and an Asian Indian (standing).

      Jan 24,  · Try Julia Lovell, The Opium War, a recent addition to the literature that has received excellent reviews. Start studying Day 1 Opioids, Opium, Cottonland: A commonity overdose on Oyedone, Morphine. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

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A massive destruction of opium by an emissary of the Chinese Daoguang Emperor in an attempt to stop opium smuggling led to the First Opium War (–), in which Britain defeated China. Afteropium use continued to increase with widespread domestic production in of plant: Latex.

Opium smuggling into Iran. While Herat is not the highest-volume area of opium trade, Herat, and the other Iranian border areas of Farah, and Nimroz, have some of the highest prices, presumably due to demand from the Iranian market.

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of the ten persons actually sentenced to prison for illegal importation from tofive were Chinese, four Haole, and one Portuguese (Oahu Prison Photo Index Book).

This book was highly informative on the history of opium and, while dense with information and statistics, still very readable. The main drawback is not really the fault of the book-- it was written in and therefore completely misses the rise of the prescription opioid epidemic in the U.S/5.

Feb 17,  · Penetrating Every Stage of Afghan Opium Chain, Taliban Become a Cartel. Afghans accused of smuggling opium were held last year in Zaranj, the capital of. opium, substance derived by collecting and drying the milky juice in the unripe seed pods of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.

Opium varies in color from yellow to dark brown and has a characteristic odor and a bitter taste. Its chief active principle is the alkaloid morphine, a narcotic. Early history. Historical accounts suggest that opium first arrived in China during the Tang dynasty (–) as part of the merchandise of Arab traders.

[9] Later on, Song Dynasty (–) poet and pharmacologist Su Dongpo recorded the use of opium as a medicinal herb: "Daoists often persuade you to drink the jisu water, but even a child can prepare the yingsu [A] soup.".

The Morality of the Opium Trade Two differing perspectives regarding the morality of trading opium are presented in these selections. The first reading is the personal experience of an American merchant with forty years of experience in China, and the second selection is from another merchant in Canton, writing to a British magazine in In the events leading up to the Opium War, bilateral sovereignty and diplomacy were flouted in favor of British economic imperialism.

Using sources from the British Parliament, London Times, and Canton opium traders to explain arguments from both the justifiers and the opposition to the smuggling trade in the years leading up tothis paper.

Opium production in Afghanistan: | | ||| | |Opium poppy| field in Gostan valley, |Nimruz Province World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest. The U.S. government’s Smoking Opium Exclusion Act of February 9, banned the importation of opium for smoking as of April 1, [see next article], and within a few months California had passed a law outlawing the sale and mere possession if the drug—the first such law in American history.

Opium History Use of opium dates back further than there is history. Archeological digs in Switzerland have found Opium Poppy seeds and pods, dating from the Neolithic age--the "New Stone Age", a period running from B.C. to B.C. The Global Afghan Opium Trade: A Threat Assessment, the second such report of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime research project on the topic, covers worldwide flows of Afghan opiates, as well as trafficking in precursor chemicals used to turn opium into heroin.

By providing a better understanding of the global impact. Read an Excerpt. Raw Opium. The opium poppy is botanically classified as Papaver somniferum.

The genus is named from the Greek noun for a poppy, the species from the Latin word meaning 'sleep inducing': it was Linnaeus, the father of botany, who first classified it in 4/5(1).

Experience an oddity, this book, which stands by itself as unique. Long distant travels reveal a world unknown to most of educated author spares no words of seldom usages and intrigues us with his wondering wanderings.

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Smuggling along the Chinese coast has been a thorn in the side of many regimes. From opium and weapons concealed aboard foreign steamships in Cited by: 4.

In the United States, narcotics — meaning at the time opiates — prohibition started as an outgrowth of racism and nativism. During the s in California cities such as San Francisco, there was a huge backlash against the sudden appearance of Chi.

The bill for packing charges may be presented separately to the Opium Agent, Ghazipur, who will reimburse the Government of Haryana in due course through book transfer, along with the value of the contraband opium calculated at the rate applicable to "Inferior Opium Class B.] [2A.

In case of smuggling of opium wherein the opium seized. Jun 20,  · Small Time Crooks: Opium, Migrants, and the War on Drugs in China, – Melissa Macauley (bio) Zhang Rui moved from Tianjin to Beijing to open a .Aug 18,  · A BRIEF HISTORY OF OPIUM "Opium teaches only one thing, which is that aside from physical suffering, there is nothing real." André Malraux MAN'S FATE c B.C.

The opium poppy is cultivated in lower Mesopotamia. The Sumerians refer to it .Black Opium book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Follow the narrator through a smoke-hazed vision of opium dens in the Orient, /5.