Analysis Of Drugs: Why Marijuana Should Be Made Legal

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Why Marijuana Should Be Made Legal
In his article, “Drugs: Case for Legalizing Marijuana,” in the September 26, 1970 issue of the New York Times, Gore Vidal argued why marijuana should be made legal. I agree with Gore in his opinion that marijuana should be legal, but don’t agree that it should be sold at cost, that all drugs should be legal, or that it would end most drug addiction in the United States.
First, I don’t personally believe that drugs will ever be sold at cost in the United States. If there is not a monetary gain for the government from legalizing marijuana, I don’t believe that it should happen. There must be some profit from it to support the regulation of the sales. As can be seen from Colorado, Washington, and other states
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