I fully support decriminalization of marijuana for a wide variety of reasons. It's usually the first bullshit charge on a black kid's rap sheet. It eats local much-needed dollars when education appears a form of abuse. It's passage can save millions of dollars instantly as well as exponentially, if applied to treatment and things to do with one's brain other than get dumb, save real future dollars. The trouble I have found with Prop 24 lies in the hiring of circus geeks who like the job because it allows them to go court and work when they need to. They barely speak clear English. Their eyes sometimes operate independently and validate the gateway drug argument and a million other stereotypes. I hear "I haven't been arrested for that" often when they review the job requirements. Stop hiring the cover of BUSTED.
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