Gary Johnson Believes Colo. Pot Legalization Will ‘Change the World’

Noted libertarians and former presidential candidate Gary Johnson during an interview with Current TV’s Cenk Uygur praised Colorado for its landmark decision to legalize marijuana.

“Colorado legalized pot — do you believe it? I do. I think it’s going to change the world. This is the first state that has outright legalized marijuana,” said Johnson.

“The world’s going to be a better place when the police go out and enforce real crime, and victimless, nonviolent criminals maybe get out of jail,” he added.

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