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EVIDENCE FOR THE HOUSE OF LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Committee I: Cannabis.
Submission of the Independent Drug Monitoring
Drug Monitoring Unit (I.D.M.U.) is an independent
research consultancy conducting original research,
including large-scale surveys of drug users, and providing
expert evidence to the courts in criminal cases involving
controlled drugs. We seek to provide independent and
impartial advice and information on issues surrounding
illegal drugs to all parties within the debate on
service provided by I.D.M.U. is expert evidence to
the criminal courts on most aspects of drug misuse,
including comment on consumption patterns, valuations,
effects, paraphernalia and yields of cannabis cultivation
systems. This is based on existing published studies
and our own independent research projects.
is a commercial organisation not currently receiving
any official or charitable funding. Research is currently
funded as research/development expenditure paid for
by fees derived from legal consultancy activities.
Atha (BSc MSc MEWI) is the proprietor/director and
principal consultant with I.D.M.U., with 16 years
experience of research into cannabis consumption and
has been prepared with the assistance of Sean Blanchard,
an independent drugs researcher who is also co-author
of Regular Users and other I.D.M.U. surveys, and Benjamin
Ganley, freelance journalist.