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No on 64: Don’t Invite Cartels

Dr_Zinj Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 11:59 AM
Actually, Colorado ought to legalize ALL drugs. The DEA should never have existed in the first place. And the FDA should only be concerned with consumer protection of proper labeling of ingredients in the drugs.

Voters of Colorado should vote NO on amendment 64, a proposal to legalize marijuana in Colorado.

Voters should not treat this as only a question on the merits of marijuana legalization but rather on whether Colorado would be wise to make marijuana legal in the state even as it remains illegal in the rest of the country.

If our state becomes the only state in the nation to legalize marijuana, criminal organizations are more likely to set up shop in Colorado. Just as reducing taxes attracts legitimate businesses to the state, reducing criminal sanctions on...

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