Now that voters in Colorado and Washington have legalized recreational marijuana use, dope smokers there can light up without the usual paranoid fear that the cops are at the door.
The taxman is another matter.
Cash-starved legislators are seeing dollar signs in dime bags — with talk that a tax on marijuana could pump hundreds of millions or even billions into budgets still reeling from the recession.
Read more: [Cash-starved states eye pot tax - Rachael Bade - POLITICO.com
W](http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/buzzkill-cash-strapped-states-eye-pot-tax-89412.html#ixzz2OvBPSG8y)ell lets see where this will go. I believe many do drugs because it is illegal and now they can get legally they too have to pay taxes. That may kill the wish to get drugs for some.