Pubdate: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 Source: Sooke News Mirror (CN BC) Copyright: 2012 Sooke News Mirror Contact: http://www.sookenewsmirror.com/ Details: http://www.mapinc.org/media/2142 Author: Alan Randell Referenced: http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v12/n175/a05.html?1172 DEVER'S LETTER RILES The writer is misinformed. It is not the purpose of the state to protect its citizens from harmful drugs. We are not a herd of animals under the care of a kindly farmer. We are human beings. We have the right to harm ourselves. In any event, I am sure the writers' pseudo-scientific musings are so much claptrap. Alan Randell Victoria - --- MAP posted-by: Richard R Smith Jr.