Caritas And NGOs Call For A More ‘Sensible’ Debate On Cannabis, Say People Shouldn’t Be Imprisoned Over The Plant

  • Caritas And NGOs Call For A More Sensible’ Debate On Cannabis
  • Several NGOs including Caritas that runs a drug rehabilitation centre, have urged for more a more sensible debate on recreational marijuana.
  • In a joint statement, they reaffirmed the importance of two laws that eased penalties for using the drug, particularly the 2015 law that favoured rehabilitation instead of prison time for those caught with small amounts for recreational use.
  • There needs to be more sensibility towards those who make use of cannabis, they wrote.

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