wk6Decriminalization - I always start this discussion with...

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I always start this discussion with this thought: what is the difference between illegal drugs and prescription drugs? The prescription drugs are prescribed by a doctor but can be as addictive and unhealthy as illegal drugs. Keeping certain drugs illegal make more money than making them legal. Drug dealers make more money selling illegal drugs by charging outrageous prices and tax free. Because these drugs are not very accessible, people will pay the money and do anything to get them. Drug dealers and providers take advantage of the situation and make important amounts of money, along with the people who works for them. If illegal drugs were legal, mafias would not exist because there would be no need to do any business underground. Selling and consuming would be registered and taxes could be applied. The system would know exactly who is selling the drugs and who is buying them. I am positive the highest drug dealers could not

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