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Sunday, April 20, 2014
15 Reasons to Legalize Marijuana
Written on June 17th, 2011
Reduction of marijuana prices by 90%.
More expendable income for pot-heads.
More white-market spending.
Less hunger and poverty.
Less violent crime.
Less expensive criminal justice system.
More reasonable criminal justice system.
Less crowding in jails and prisons.
More government tax revenue.
Less border violence.
More rational immigration policy.
More positive public perception of immigrants.
More available sources of fuel.
More available sources of fiber.
More medical science research on glaucoma, nerve cancer, autism,
Asperger’s, Alzhemer’s, Parkinson’s, and Tourette’s