Man downs bottle of cannabis oil in Knesset, is booted out

A man was ejected from a Knesset committee meeting Monday after drinking a bottle of cannabis oil to make a point about medical marijuana, which he sought to have legalized.

The meeting of the Knesset Health Committee was brought to a sudden end when the man, who was briefing lawmakers on the effects of the drug, suddenly stood up, recited a blessing and swallowed an entire bottle of what he said was Avidekel cannabis oil to show that it was harmless.

He explained that he was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder due to his army service, and told lawmakers that if they didn’t legalize cannabis completely they were all “murderers.”

The man, who was said to be in his twenties, was immediately surrounded by Knesset security guards who attempted

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