Yes, legalize them, make sure the law abiding citizenry is armed, and leave the users to die in the streets if need be.
I for one am pretty fookin’ sick of sacrificing my liberties and convieniences for half assed stopgap corrupt bullshit like this. Boo freakin’ hoo if the “ER staffs are stretched” from scum, end EMTALA and let charities take care of drug use and violence victims after their stabilized or let em die.
This push-me-pull-you creeping authoritarian crap needs to end.
Execute all drug dealers.
Problem quickly solved.