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Pat Robertson advocates legalizing pot

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Former Republican presidential candidate and TV evangelist Pat Robertson’s has flipped on his stand on legalizing marijuana. The straight-laced preacher’s mind-blowing comments were made last Wednesday to the New York Times. It was merely an echo — and amplifying — of previous statements he’s made about how the war on drugs has been unsuccessful. “Marijuana,” he said, “should be treated legally like alcohol; offenders are wrongly locked up with violent criminals.”

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