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Should Governments Be Allowed to Steal Your Property?

Youhateme Wrote: Oct 29, 2012 3:41 PM
I use this same tactic when someone puts me in my place. hahaha VICTIM OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS HERE! I am not in support for legalization of harder drugs, but I am for the decriminilization of marijuana and hemp. I've been smoking cigarettes for 4 years and I occassionally enjoy a few beers or a glass of wine. I wonder to myself why pot isn't legal, but these things that are much more hazardous to your health and well being are legal. Atleast when MOST people use herb they have some level of control. When they don't it usually tells you something about their level of mental discipline.

I’ve already written about the despicable practice of “civil forfeiture,” which allows governments to confiscate the property of innocent people who have not been convicted of any crime.

And I’ve cited great columns on the issue from George Will and John Stossel., as well a sobering report on the topic from the Wall Street Journal.

Now the Institute for Justice has a...