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David Redick on Drugs

Republican Senate Challenger


Use of drugs & alcohol is none of the government's business

Q: What about enforcing drug laws on moral grounds?

A: No; use of drugs and alcohol is none of the government's business unless a user or dealer threatens or violates the rights of others (such as driving a car drunk or high).

Source: Email interview with OnTheIssues.org Mar 6, 2006

Making drugs illegal just raise the price & causes crime

I oppose fools who abuse drugs, but making it illegal just raises the price and brings crime into the business, and causes more crime and violence (such as dealer turf wars, user stealing to get funds to buy, and corruption of police stealing confiscated drugs, or abuse of taking dealer/user property without trial, and retaining by police or government where taken).
Source: Email interview with OnTheIssues.org Mar 6, 2006

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