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tech5270 Donating Member (75 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-11-11 08:04 PM
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16. My best guess is that drug companies are an influence
They want the market for synthesized THC rather than a wild, albeit well engineered, weed with no profit center to be the source.
It's all about controlling the profit center and maximizing those profits. If you let people grow their own there is no profit. If you tax the sale through dispensaries the only profit is taxation.
If you control the only source and have the force of government to assure your monopoly, you can demand any price you want.

If you hadn't figured it out by now, I'll give you a clue. Obama is VERY corporate friendly. Take some time to read his books and read transcripts of speeches and interviews. I knew well before his election that this was the road we would be steered down. I don't think the actions since election have proved me wrong. But hey! better of the two evils right?
I'm not damning the guy but he is what he is and that is seen in his actions not in his words.
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