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Moratorium on death penalty for medical marijuana distributor


PORT DICKSON: The cabinet has agreed to impose a moratorium on a death penalty that was sentenced to a man for possessing and distributing medical marijuana.

Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman said the decision was agreed upon in a recent cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Kuala Lumpur.

He added that the cabinet had also agreed that those caught using cannabis oil should not be put to the gallows.

“I brought this issue up in the cabinet and had a discussion with Mahathir … as a consensus, we agreed that it (death sentence) should not have happened, and to put a moratorium…



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