Thousands March in Berlin for Cannabis Law Reform

rallyBerlin police estimate that over 8,000 people on Saturday marched in support of legalizing cannabis.

The march took place as part of the 19th annual Hanfparade (hemp parade). Participants of the rally demanded the legalization of cannabis for medical, alternative energy and recreational purposes. They were joined by lawmakers from the Green Party, including MP Lisa Paus, who says that Germany’s ban on cannabis has “completely failed.”

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