After 8 years of applying this devastating law, for the sum of thousands of years of jail sentences, broken lives and unfortunately some deaths in prison, today the Fini-Giovanardi law has been declared unconstitutional and therefore canceled by the Italian Constitutional Court.
“Illegal is the law” (Illegal is the law) was the sign that led tens of thousands of supporters down the streets of Rome on Saturday, February 8, inviting everyone to celebrate downtown attending the release of the first 9500 prisoners that will walk out rejoicing freedom and celebrating against the monopolistic interests of the drug cartel.
Today is our new 25th April(Liberation day from the Nazi occupation in 1943), the start of a new beginning, returning to the previous 309/90 legislation will not be enough, as of today we demand an accelerated movement towards a pragmatic policy that depenalizes the consumption of substances and allows the right for all citizens to cultivate for personal use.
Cannabis is a natural resource such as water, belonging to humanity, and we can not hand over this plant to be monopolized by the drug cartels or the tobacco industry.
Right or wrong it can not be a crime!