Cannabis legalization advocates have long speculated that the crackdown on pot is merely an attempt to squelch any competition with the fabricated THC/CBD drugs.
"In country after country, what people were saying is that we need to invest in our children, in our elderly, and in health care and education and environmental protection," he said.
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