"A new Reason-Rupe Public Opinion poll found a majority of Americans do not want federal resources used to inhibit any aspects of the new legal marijuana system in these two states. The poll found 72 percent don’t want the federal government to arrest people for using marijuana in these states, while only 24 percent want federal law enforcement deployment.
"Similarly, the poll found 68 percent don’t want the feds arresting people for growing marijuana and 64 percent don’t even want the feds to arrest people for selling marijuana. As long as individual are following state law they should be left alone.
Maybe now we can stop robbing schools to pay for drug prohibition?
$1+ trillion war on drugs:
- Worst school system in the developed world
- 1 in 5 has a criminal record
- Chronic unemployment
- Prisons and jails are crime factories
- Higher crime rates than any other country