Pot Legalization: Who Will Protect the Kids?

Over in Colorado, the ballot measure to severely decriminalize adult use of marijuana, Amendment 64, is polling above 50 percent, and has a chance of passing. Opponents are trotting out the “protect our kids” message.

According to Governor Hickenlooper, “Amendment 64 has the potential to increase the number of children using drugs and would detract from efforts to make Colorado the healthiest state in the nation. It sends the wrong message to kids that drugs are OK.”

Problem is, Hickenlooper runs a brewery.

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