09/12/12 - Wednesday's Topical Currents looks at the decades old question of marijuana decriminalization with journalist and author Doug Fine. Proponents of loosening laws governing cannabis point to economics: the sale value of legal and illegally grown pot is greater than revenues from corn and wheat. The cost of policing, prosecuting and incarceration of violators is staggering. Doug Fine has written, Too High To Fail: Cannabis And The New Green Revolution.
Cannabis And The New Green Revolution
By Paul Leary • Sep 12, 2012