While the debate concerning the legalization of marijuana gains steam and attention in across the nation, most Southern Illinois authorities don't feel legalizing the recreational drug is the right way to go.
From small carries to large distributions, local law enforcement make hundreds of cannabis-related arrests each year and plan to continue the fight to keep marijuana off the streets.
"I'm against it," said Perry County Sheriff Keith Kellerman. "They're going to continue to use drugs, so why legalize it?"
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