Should we legalize cannabis? To believe the Minister of the Interior, Gerald Darmanin, no, no and no more. On Twitter this August 24, 2021 it was very clear: “Drugs are poisonous that sows death and violence, wanting to legalize cannabis is a moral defeat.” he writes.

The legalization of cannabis is often put forward as a measure that could stem the serious problems of violence which unfortunately kill people every year in France. But for Gérald Darmanin, this is a false good solution: “Legalize cannabis? Let’s be serious, do you think that thugs who earn € 100,000 a day will set up a small shop and pay contributions?” He explains by reparting a one-minute extract of his visit to the FranceInfo 8.30 set.

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Recently, the French government has chained anti-legalization announcements despite a favorable parliamentary report. Even regarding CBD, the laws in force will be changed and the CBD flower will be banned.