MEPs set up cross-party group on legalisation of cannabis use
Pirate Party MEP Mikuláš Peksa and four other Members hailing from different political groups and Member States created an informal interest group supporting policies relating to the personal use of cannabis.
Hungary: Pirates demand release of arrested opposition politicians
Two leaders of the Hungarian opposition party MKKP (Two-Tailed Dog Party) were arrested during peaceful protests in Budapest against a new legislation raising taxes for small firms, independent journalists and artists.
Pirate MEPs call for protection of mental health in digital space
The European Parliament adopted a resolution on the protection of mental health in the digital workspace. Pirate Party MEPs appreciate the text, which calls for a stronger regulation of Artificial Intelligence tools.