Is it illegal to smoke weed in your own home in the UK and what can you do if your neighbours are using cannabis?

Is it illegal to smoke weed in your own home?Like all drugs in Britain, weed is regulated extremely stringently by the government.The Class-B substance carries a maximum five-year sentence and an unlimited fine if you’re caught in possession of it.Meanwhile, supply and production of the drug could land you a hefty 14-year sentence and an unlimited fine.

As those harsh punishments suggest, it’s completely illegal to smoke weed anywhere in Britain – including on your own property.

However, some police forces have taken a more laid-back attitude to the recreational drug, which is believed to be the most popular in the UK.Prosecution rates for cannabis possession are as low as 15 per cent in Cornwall and Devon, while Durham Police have said they will no longer target recreational users at all

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