Colorado curses its youth by legalizing narcotic

The slippery slope has arrived in Colorado.

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The US state of Colorado is making history by becoming the first to allow stores to sell cannabis.

As many as 30 stores around the state are expected to start selling the drug for recreational purposes from 1 January, dubbed Green Wednesday.

Colorado, along with Washington state, voted to legalise the use and possession of cannabis for people over the age of 21 in November 2012.

Washington is not expected to allow the sale of it until later in 2014.

Colorado and Washington are among 20 states to have approved marijuana use for medical purposes. The drug is still illegal under federal law.

Cannabis can only be smoked on private premises, with the permission of the owners.

Source: The BBC

My comment:

Colorado is making history in America by cursing its own youth. Why blame Mexico, for having a drug war? Soon the violence and mass murders will spread into…

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