JUST NO TO THIS ENDING IN THE ABOVE STORY:
“It contended: “It may be politic not to rush discussion of full legalisation but that should still be the ultimate goal. In the long term it is not tenable to decriminalise possession of a substance while preserving the profit motive of the criminal gangs that supply it.””
WRONG: decriminalise is best practice and allows humans control over their own destiny once again and that is how it ought to be, NO MORE DRUG CONTROLS!
“And the paper concluded, again like the Observer, that international drug wars have “proved unwinnable”. Instead, it urged the government “to move gradually towards legalised supply chains such as those allowed for cannabis in Uruguay and a minority of US states.””