5 things to know about Germany’s push to legalize cannabis

Politico berichtet anlässlich der startenden Anhörungen über den Stand der Diskussion in Deutschland und zitiert auch den DHV. 

Not everyone agrees. “Pharmacies are there to sell medicines. Otherwise, they would consequently have to include beer and cigarettes in their assortment too,” Georg Wurth of the German Hemp Association said. […]

The Hemp Association is also demanding that growing marijuana at home be legalized: “It makes no sense to prosecute consumers because of a few cannabis plants, while in the store next door every day kilos of weed pass over the counter,” Wurth said.