Hemp News No. 25
Compiled by Paul Stanford
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Without further ado, please enjoy the news:
RTw 07/31/94 HONG KONG JUDGES WANT CANNABIS LEGALISED
HONG KONG, July 31 (Reuter) - Two of Hong Kong's top judges want the use of
the drug cannabis legalised.
One High Court judge, Justice Godfrey, said the ban made no sense while
alcohol and tobacco were legal, the South China Sunday Morning Post reported.
"I am for decriminalisation," Godfrey, 61, said. "Since human beings are
allowed to smoke themselves to death with cigarettes they ought to be allowed to
smoke marijuana in the privacy of their own homes."