Maybe God told him. Maybe he tried it and realized its spiritual potential. He's 81 years old.
“It’s time we stop locking up people for possession of marijuana,” Robertson said on his show, “The 700 Club,” last week, according to the Houston Chronicle. The site attributed its info to the blog Reason.
“I just think it’s shocking how many of these young people wind up in prison, and they get turned into hardcore criminals because they had a possession of a very small amount of controlled substance,” Robertson said.
“The whole thing is crazy. We’ve said, “We’re conservative, we’re tough on crime.’ ” That’s baloney. It’s costing us billions and billions of dollars.”