There are many people out there that believe “legalize drugs and let them sell to all the washed up junkies out there.”
The problem is a lot of times, the buyers of these drugs are promising young minds; high school and college students who have their paths to a successful future derailed by drugs.
Agents in Philadelphia filed charges against 25 people accused of trafficking of prescription pills, cocaine and marijuana in the greater Philadelphia area, including at least three dealers accused of selling prescription pills on and around university campuses in the area.
This is two dozen more pushers who are off the streets. Others presumably will step in and take the place, as someone is always looking to make that profit off of drugs.
That operation was netting $4,000 a week, but had it continued, it would have continued to grow.