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The Perils of Pushing Pot Prohibition

BORN FREE Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 4:27 PM
~ substance abuse and or possession of let's say weed then there's no way any connection can be made to weed being responsible for bizzar behavior that resulted from using it. It doesn't get any better then that for liberals that use it even if the users are ACLU members. As it is no one on the left is admitting to illegal drug or weed use as a factor in the mass murders occurring dispite illegal drugs and weed being what's at the root of say Chicago's own homocides. I think pot should remain illegal, just for the record.
Three months ago, voters in Colorado and Washington approved ballot initiatives aimed at legalizing the possession, production and distribution of marijuana. A month later, Attorney General Eric Holder said the Justice Department would settle on a response to this historic development "relatively soon."

How soon is that? I have been trying to get a response to that question from Justice Department spokeswoman Nanda Chitre for about a month, but she is not returning my calls. Meanwhile, the U.S. attorney's offices in Colorado and Washington decline to give any indication of how they will treat the state-licensed marijuana stores that are scheduled...