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10-03-2012, 10:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Taelin View Post
That's only when the U.S. got rid of alcohol prohibition. As long as the U.S. continues to make pot illegal, the gangs will make money. I'm just saying legallising pot won't do anything unless the U.S. follows suit. Solving this issue is not as easy as legalising pot here in Canada.

Also, didn't Capone get arrested for tax evasion, rather than his exploits?
Yes. But 80+ years later, alcohol is no longer a crime-fueled business. When was it a crime-fueled business? When it was illegal. It just makes sense to legalize, especially when it is something as benign as pot. But just from what you've said it seems like you and I agree.

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