It should be legal just like alcohol. It can also be regulated and taxed in the same manner. Colorado climbed out of a financial hole when they legalized it and crime actually went down! The federal government has printing offices and can contract certain farmers in each state to produce the crop. Once the crop is harvested, rope, paper, the smokeable product and medications can be made from the plants plus it’s a renewable crop. Right now, big pharma is against legalization because it will cut into their profits. Homeopathic medicine and naturopathic medicine work.