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Harvard Economist Jeffrey Miron on Why Drugs Should Be Legalized

01 Mar 2013 · 6 min read

Harvard University professor Jeffrey Miron has advocated the legalization of drugs for decades. In a SPIEGEL ONLINE interview, he explains why prohibition is more dangerous than selling drugs in supermarkets.

SPIEGEL: Mr. Miron, why should heroin, cocaine and marijuana be legal?

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