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Germany is betting on over-the-counter cannabis

2021-11-26T17:59:07.915Z

The new coalition warns, however, that there is no question of turning Berlin into a new Amsterdam. During this month of sometimes tense negotiations between the SPD, the Greens and the liberal FDP party, the project to legalize the consumption of cannabis quickly gained unanimity. The Liberal Party criticizes a ban which “criminalizes ordinary consumers” . At the head of the gondola among the Greens, the principle of "regulated distribution to adults", with an emphasis on "the protection of you



During this month of sometimes tense negotiations between the SPD, the Greens and the liberal FDP party, the project to legalize the consumption of cannabis quickly gained unanimity.

The Liberal Party criticizes a ban which

“criminalizes ordinary consumers”

.

At the head of the gondola among the Greens, the principle of

"regulated distribution to adults",

with an emphasis on

"the protection of young people and the prevention of drug addiction",

quickly convinced the SPD, the less enthusiastic of the trio.

In the aftermath of the official announcement, the newspaper

Der Tagesspiegel

simply underlined, also referring to the end of the ban on advertising for abortion or the removal of the word race from the Constitution, that

“German law caught up with social reality ”

.

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Although possession, trade and cultivation of cannabis has been banned in Germany (except for therapeutic use since 2017), more than a quarter of Germans aged 15 to 64 have smoked it in the past.

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Source: lefigaro

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