Category Archives: drugs

More About Child Immigrants

The more that I hear about child immigrants the less sense it makes. Border officers have written that they are forced to send children to where they want to go. Consider the traditional system. About 10 years ago I was … Continue reading

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More About Marijuana

On May 30,2014, the US House of Representatives voted to halt federal prosecutions of medical marijuana users in states that have legalized medical marijuana. This is a step in the right direction. This coming fall there will be voter initiatives … Continue reading

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El Chapo

This is being written a few days after El Chapo was apparently arrested. It is really odd that 2 or 3 branches of the US government were involved in this arrest. His cartel was the main purchaser of guns from … Continue reading

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More about marijuana

Long-time readers will remember that I have written about marijuana in the past. I have also had articles about it published in print media. I have only had one person object to my position. He said that legalizing it would … Continue reading

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3-D Printing

The first reference that I saw to 3-D printing was a few years ago in an automotive column written by Jay Leno. In it he explained how to reproduce spare parts for old cars. I think that his first example … Continue reading

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Murder Most Foul, part 2

The first week of December 2013 the Mexican government received a letter from Caro Quintero asking them not to extradite him to the US. I mentioned in the first part that a reward was posted for him. This was done … Continue reading

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Guns and drugs

Here is an article I picked up on Laissez Faire Publications, sponsored by Agora Financial. Their full address is “Laissez Faire Today” It was published Wed June 26. This is the first time that I have heard of Anthony Gregory. … Continue reading

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Marijuana laws

Until about 1900 every pharmacy stocked marijuana, cocaine and heroin. In 1914 the US Congress passed the Harrison Act, which outlawed the import and sale of opiates and derivatives of coca. This was a precursor of the laws against marijuana. … Continue reading

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War on Drugs a Failure, part 2

Reports that Mexican drug lords are living in the US with apparent immunity from US law enforcement agencies have been circulating in Mexico for a long time. Several years ago I read that one was living about 20 miles north … Continue reading

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