The Corner

Drug Warrior For Decriminalization?

From www.theagitator.com: In a little noticed hearing of the House Government Reform Commnittee last week, Indiana Congressman and longtime drug warrior Dan Burton made some stunning comments. In a hearing entitled “America’s Heroin Crisis, Colombian Heroin and How We Can Improve Plan Colombia,” Burton stopped just a hair short of advocating the decriminalization of drugs. Watch the video here (cut forward to 1 hour, 18 minutes into the hearing)…

Emmy Chang — Mark R. Levin is president of Landmark Legal Foundation. Previously he served as Landmark’s director of legal policy for more than three years. He has worked as an attorney in ...

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