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Yes legal drugs cause more problems than illegal drugs because they are much easier to get hold of e.g. you can easily buy paracetamol from a pharmacists. This means that legal drugs also cause a lot more deaths than illegal drugs.

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Q: Do legal drugs cause more problems then illegal drugs?
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