- Recreational use is illegal in Copenhagen, though the laws are not strictly enforced.
- By making this type of use legal, the city council is hoping to curb the local crime gangs.
The legalization of cannabis is a topic that has been spreading across the globe for the last decade, and the city of Copenhagen may soon have an option for locals. According to reports from Grizzle, the city council has planned to launch a trial that would allow them to explore the sale of cannabis in the city.
Presently, recreational use is illegal in the nation, though Freetown Christiania allows it without much legal involvement. Now, the city council is entertaining the idea of legalizing the substance as a way to fight back against the criminal market and make the industry safer for younger users.
Following a major win of the left-wing parties in the general election this summer, Denmark has established a