Originally Posted by copestag
regulating the tools doesnt take a single tool from the criminals..... who are already using the tools illegaly...... it simply takes them from the honest citizen
as said before....... if regulating guns will remove them from the streets...... we should try making heroine and meth illegal
Look at the null hypothesis of your statement. If we made meth and heroin legal tomorrow would we see usage go up, down or stay the same? If the answer is up, then having them illegal does cut down on usage even if it doesn't prevent it entirely.