"Why don’t we just legalize drugs? ... The day that it is legalized in the United States, it will lose value. And if it loses value, there will be no profit. But as long as the U.S. citizenry doesn’t rise up to do something, they will pass this life fighting and fighting."
Dr. Jorge Batlle
[Jorge Luis Batlle Ibáñez] (1927- ) President of Uruguay (2000-2005)
December 1, 2000, El Observador.