By John Stossel -
Politicians just don’t learn.
People die as police fight drug dealers. Marijuana dealers form gangs and fight among themselves.
It’s so stupid. Especially because marijuana is relatively harmless.
Finally, some states legalized it, hoping to put an end to the black market. But legalization hasn’t ended the violence.
Why? Because many states impose so many unnecessary rules.
California is one of the worst.
“The illicit market is approximately two to three times the size of the legal market,” says cannabis industry lawyer Tom Howard.