Prison is not deterring Europe’s cannabis users

Independent Hungarian news outlet EUrologus has compared how cannabis consumption varies according to whether it is punishable by prison. While all EU member states use the law to control cannabis consumption, the particulars - and the aims - tend to vary from one country to another. Across the EU-27, 27.2% of people have tried cannabis at least once.

Prison is not deterring Europe’s cannabis users
Independent Hungarian news outlet EUrologus has compared how cannabis consumption varies according to whether it is punishable by prison. While all EU member states use the law to control cannabis consumption, the particulars - and the aims - tend to vary from one country to another. Across the EU-27, 27.2% of people have tried cannabis at least once.