There are victims of sober people besides the sober people themselves too. Fun fact. Protecting someone from themselves is obviously taking away their free will. Actually we just decided that we're taking away your computer because you spend unnecessary amounts of time on it, it's for your own good really and it's TOTALLY our business. Oh, and it would pretty much absolutely destroy the cartels yes. I would love to see your argument for how they would maintain their power without the drug trade. .