Monday, February 22, 2010
According to law enforcement officials with knowledge of the delivery, officials watched the tractor trailer travel to its intended destination. Soon after, several vehicles pulled up, left and then came back. They stayed several hours and then left. When officials later checked the tractor trailer, the drugs were gone.In the coming austerity, the ridiculous war against this plant should be one of the first things to go.
Legalizing marijuana would be a great political trade by the "New Right" as a way to seize the center. Tax it and sell it like tobacco -- it's not like teenage use would go up -- it might even go down.
I had a longer rant on The War Against Drugs, but I'll save it to another day.