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  1. Ron Strider

    Parallels Drawn Between Pot Legalization And The Waning Days Of Alcohol Prohibition

    A notorious 1922 police shooting in southwestern Alberta and the sensational trial that followed caused many to wonder whether enforcing alcohol prohibition was worth the trouble. Alberta’s move to outlaw drinking in 1916 was wildly unpopular in the Crowsnest Pass, a cluster of coal mining...
  2. K

    Regulate Alcohol Like Marijuana?

    The official name of Amendment 64, the ballot initiative that legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado, was the "Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol". Amendment 64 was passed in 2012 with 55 percent of the vote (66 percent in Boulder County), and legal marijuana became a reality...