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Panorama on Cannabis

In article <800569160snz@ducks.demon.co.uk>,
roger  <Roger@ducks.demon.co.uk> wrote:
>If it could be shown that Opera singing was in some way harmful in to the
>listener, I would be most concerned to ensure that that harm was drawn to
>people's attention.

Excellent.

(Sub-question: how good a job do you think the government are doing
of drawing people's attention to the varying harms of the range of
currently illegal drugs?)

>                    If it was a significant problem, I might argue for a
>ban.

I see.  Then presumably you are arguing for bans on alcohol, tobacco,
boxing, driving, mountain climbing, fatty foods, and numerous other
substances and activities that---on available evidence---are far more
significant problems than cannabis.

Tim.
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Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: uk.politics
Subject: Re: Panorama on Cannabis
Date: 16 May 1995 12:09:03 +0100
Organization: PIPEX, 216 Science Park, Cambridge, England
Message-ID: <3pa14f$3ev@pipe.pipex.net>
References: <800277975snz@tuareg.demon.co.uk>
  <800535904snz@ducks.demon.co.uk>
  <1995May15.172602.2873@crosfield.co.uk>
  <800569160snz@ducks.demon.co.uk>

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