Time has come to re-examine cannabis prohibition, Israel's police chief says

National Police Chief Yochanan Danino made remark while speaking to high school students in Beit Shemesh
The Jerusalem Post (Israel)
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

yohanan-daninoThe cause of marijuana legalization received a boost from an unlikely source, when Israel Police Insp.-Gen. Yohanan Danino said it is time for the government and police to reexamine their policies on the use of cannabis and study how other countries were dealing with the matter. “I think the time has come for the Israel Police, together with the state, to reexamine their stance on cannabis. I think we must sit and study what’s happening around the world,” he said. (See also: Police to explore decriminalizing pot)