The German parliament has voted to allow consumption of the drug for medical purposes. The issue had been a point of heated discussion in the country for a long time.
Marijuana, a divisive issue that normally resurfaces in Europe during election campaigns, has come home to France's hotly-contested presidential race.
(CNN) In 2016, more countries legalized the use of marijuana for medicinal or recreational purposes.
On Monday, July 25, Italy’s Chamber of Deputies is scheduled to discuss the possibility of legalizing marijuana.
In July, Italy's parliament will begin debating historic changes to cannabis laws that could see the drug legalized.
For those who want to legally grow huge amounts of cannabis in Austria, business is booming — but not yet blooming.
Over 17 million of France's 66 million-strong population have tried cannabis, according to France's National Observatory of Drugs and Drug Abuse.