In Germany held a demonstration for the legalization of marijuanaUncategorized May 7, 2017
KIEV. May 7. UNN. In several German cities on Saturday, may 6, there were demonstrations for the legalization of marijuana in the country. For the “Global marijuana March” came residents of 26 cities, reports UNN with reference to Deutsche Wellle.
In particular shares held in such cities as Berlin, Stuttgart, Munich, Cologne and Dusseldorf.
“The event annually organizes the “German Association for the legalization of cannabis,” this year the slogan of the campaign — “Legalization makes sense”. The Chairman of the Association, Georg Wurth stated that this would allow the state to more taxes and create new jobs,” — said in the message.
It should be noted that earlier, the German Bundestag adopted a law that allows seriously ill patients to obtain cannabis on prescription. The cost will cover health insurance. Prior to the adoption of the new law in the country made exceptions in individual cases.
Now the cultivation, trade and possession of marijuana in Germany is punishable by law. For its legalization in the country are, in particular, representatives of “Green” and Free democratic party of Germany.