Indirect Costs: Limitations on Research due to Drug Prohibition

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21428684.900-criminalising-drugs-is-harming-medical-research.html

The scientist quoted in this article makes a very clear case for why drug prohibition negatively affects research efforts into the prohibited drugs. The cost to society due to such practices is simply not calculable.

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