This article by Johnny Green was originally published on Cannabis & Tech Today and appears here with permission.
The incoming governing coalition in Germany, often referred to as the “traffic light coalition” recently announced plans to introduce an adult-use cannabis legalization measure.
The pending legislation will be introduced in the next session according to the coalition, which is composed of members from the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), the Free Democratic Party (FDP), and the Greens.
Legalization in Germany was discussed at length at the last International Cannabis Business Conference in Berlin where there was a historic panel dedicated to cannabis policy in Germany featuring panelists representing all major political parties.
Germany will not be the first to legalize cannabis for …