Legalization would mean drugs available from clean stores for customers not risking the stigma of breaking the law in furtive transactions with unsavory people. Still, because the costs of prohibition - interdiction, mass incarceration, etc. - are staggeringly high, some people say, 'Let's just try legalization for a while.'Will presents no easy answers, but promises in a forthcoming column to "suggest a more economic approach to the 'natural' problem of drugs." Where do you come down? Would you legalize drugs? All of them? Some of them?
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