Shelley Fox-Loken en Should drugs be legalized and regulated? <p>A retired Oregon corrections counselor, who also worked as a parole and probation officer, says America's war on drugs is an abject failure.<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Shelley Fox-Loken says states should have the authority to decide whether they want to legalize drugs that are now illegal. She predicts that responsibly legalizing drugs would result in decreased violent crime and drug use rates, while simultaneously&nbsp; benefiting state coffers. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:07:26 +0000 Edward O'Brien 5934 at