Let’s move ahead with genuinely medical cannabis products, and stop using “medicating” as a euphemism for getting wasted. People who really want to…
The moral status of selling cannabis aside, real local burdens exist for having retail stores, just as they do for having liquor stores. So why not allow home delivery?
About as many people start dabbling in prescription opiate abuse each year as take up marijuana, and a small but significant number of them will eventually turn to heroin.
A sensible person should accept that legalization is coming, and concentrate on preventing the larger harm, which is a bad system of legalization.
Drug abuse and drug dealing can both foster acts of violence. But that doesn’t mean that any action labeled “anti-drug” will actually reduce violence. Smarter drug policies could reduce violence right away.