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I Am Not Stoned: Sobering Realities For Taxpayers On The Road To Legalizing Marijuana

God_Of_War Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 9:49 AM
The cost to society in having pot illegal is more expensive than if it were made legal. TIME TO LEGALIZE POT AND GET OUT FROM UNDERNEATH THEIR GUNS!

Pot fans got what they wanted in Colorado: they finally convinced voters there to support the legalization of “recreational marijuana.” It’s seen as a huge victory for those who support the powers of the individual states, and a great example of “federalism” in action. But who is considering the burden of all of this on the American taxpayer?

Before I go further, let me be clear: I have never in my entire life consumed marijuana. When I was a kid I was out of step with my peers on this, but I’ve just never been interested in “trying it,” and that’s...