Why dont mexico just make drugs legal?

I mean what other choice do they have. People are already taking drugs. Drugs cartel pretty much run most of the police force. Why dont the country just go on and work with them. Tell them to put up money to create factories and selling the products to other countries. I heard some of the cartel leaders are worth... show more I mean what other choice do they have. People are already taking drugs. Drugs cartel pretty much run most of the police force.

Why dont the country just go on and work with them. Tell them to put up money to create factories and selling the products to other countries.

I heard some of the cartel leaders are worth 100 of million of dollars. They can use that money to help build industrial parks in mexico and get richer. I mean what other choice do they have?
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