Reasons to Legalise Marijuana
I live in Victoria, BC Canada. Recent polls show 70% of the province favour legalising marijuana. This has little to do with wishing to smoke marijuana without risk of jail. The reasons include:
~ Roedy (1948-02-04 age:69)
- Eliminating the high cost of marijuana law enforcement that has almost no effect on consumption.
- Desire to deflect the profits from criminals to the government, with possible tax relief or debt reduction.
- Concern for the safely of young people using marijuana. Parents don’t want criminals lacing it with addictive drugs, dangerous fillers, or selling wildly varying dosages.