4 Marijuana’s active ingredient THC is less toxic than nicotine. 5 Marijuana is not addictive.
6 Marijuana can be used to make hemp and other products such as paper (no more tree chopping) clothing, and rope. We can also make marijuana oil which can be used as a renewable fuel. 7 Legalizing marijuana will cause a sudden drop in need for beer. Wine won’t be affected as much as beer. Beer consumption will plummet. 8 There are more people in jail for drugs then there are other criminals. 9 Marijuana is an issue of public health, not the police.
10 Billions of dollars are spent on the war on drugs each year. IT destroy families and ruins lives. 11 Marijuana being legal will cause a sudden drop in using other harder drugs such as methamphetamines, barbiturates, heroin, alcohol and cocaine. 12 Alcohol and cigarettes kill more people a year than war.
13 People still drink and smoke regardless of the warnings.
14 Teenagers and children are lied to about marijuana by uninformed uneducated parents and propaganda. 15 anti marijuana legislation and TV propaganda are funded by the lobbyists that have interest in alcohol and timber. 16 cultivating marijuana will cause a spike in economic growth for more and more plantations of marijuana. 17 the cultivation of marijuana will create jobs for low income families. 18 the price of marijuana will plummet form 100 an ounce to 5 dollars an ounce 19 The US government is losing billions in tax revenue.
20 The US has more people in prison than any other country
21 The US is a few trillion dollars in debt
22 Marijuana can help HIV victims eat and sleep.
23 Marijuana can reverse the effects of crystal meth by making the person hungry and tired. 24 Marijuana does not impair your ability to drive as much as alcohol, however operating machinery driving and using power tools isn’t a good idea while using the plant. 25 Congress was lied to by yellow journalism
26 Marijuana is legal in Amsterdam and is on the way of being legal in Canada. Both countries have far less crime than the US. 27 Marijuana can be fermented into alcohol which burns cleaner than oil. 28 Africa can be the world’s largest supplier of hemp.
29 The US can spend the tax dollars generated by marijuana to fund a universal public health care system 30 Treatment of marijuana should increase instead of sending people to jail. 31 Mandatory minimum sentences should be outlawed. MMS only hurt the innocent while protecting the self interest of corporations. 32 Marijuana grows in the privacy of peoples homes ?
33 Marijuana’s fibers are an economical god send.
34 Marijuana use is in the bible. Genesis gave mankind the power over every land, sea, and animal. Not to mention every seed bearing plant. (Marijuana is a seed bearing plant) 35 Marijuana is not a gateway drug.
36 Marijuana does not cause cancer
37 Tobacco users will still get their nicotine from cigarettes. 38 By definition, Nicotine, Aspirin, Alcohol and THC are drugs. There are more drug users then there are non drug users. 39 Marijuana and alcohol cause short term memory loss. Alcohol destroys your liver, THC doesn’t. 40 Marijuana can be used to help alleviate pain and suffering humanely. 41 People who don’t want marijuana legal have a drug of choice. 42 No one cares about other peoples problems.
43 Your teenager will try marijuana no matter what you do.
44 Your teen has a better chance of dieing from alcohol or becoming pregnant then they do messing up their lives form marijuana. 45 using marijuana does not support terrorism.
46 Jamestown, Virginia had a law enacted stating that framers shall produce marijuana and sow the seeds...