Pubdate: Sat, 29 Jan 2000
Source: Arizona Republic (AZ)
Copyright: 2000 The Arizona Republic
Contact:  200 E. Van Buren St., Phoenix, AZ 85004
Author: Edward Perkins, M.D.
Note: "Last week's (Jan. 22) questions about the war on drugs brought a
record 161 letters."
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Legalize marijuana with the same restrictions as for alcohol. Tax it
and use the proceeds to set up more drug treatment and education programs.

Provide hard drugs to registered drug users at drug treatment centers
where such people could be persuaded to undergo treatment.

- - Edward Perkins, M.D., Queen Valley
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