Attention getter: Do you suffer from pain, migraines, eating disorders or other sicknesses? If so, you may want to consider marijuana as a treatment.
Central Idea: Marijuana should be legalized for medicinal purposes.
Significance to the audience: This is important to all of use because many
Legalizing Medical Marijuana
I. Attention Getter: Chemotherapy is poison. Many prescription drugs have
harmful side effects and interactions.
A: chemo kills millions of cells - good and bad –
Marijuana: America Biggest Cash Crop
Topic: America’s Budget Problem
Specific Purpose: I would like my audience to believe that marijuana legalization could help fill the budget gap
Attention Getter: As of April 20, 2009 the National
Title: The Legalization of Marijuana
Topic: Legalizing marijuana
Specific Purpose: To share my view of why I think marijuana should be legalized.
Thesis Statement: Today I want to share some information about marijuana and why I think it should be legalized.
Marijuana: Opponent's Factual Brief
Factual Proposition: Consuming marijuana is detrimental to one's health.
Definition of key terms:
1. Consumption= Smoking or eating marijuana. 2. Marijuana= Psychoactive mind
altering substance, also known as cannabis. 3. Detrimental
Decriminalize Marijuana for the Good of America
Currently, drugs remain high on the lists of concerns of Americans and
are considered one of the major problems facing our country today. We see
stories on the news about people being killed on the street every day over drugs.
To many people drugs
Drugs are a major debate it the world we live in today. Drugs are
gaining more and more attention. More and more people are using drugs then ever
before and there is no decrease in the amount of drug users. One of the most
commonly used drugs is marijuana. In today's
world marijuana is
The statistic I chose to analyze was something I pulled from the
Washington Post about a month ago. The article stated that "68% of high school
seniors admitted to trying marijuana at least once during their high school
career." The article was about the resurfacing drug problem among
Legalization of Marijuana
The legalization of marijuana as a prescription drug should be allowed.
Medical research shows that marijuana has therapeutic value in patients with
various types of cancers, some neurological disorders, and AIDS patients. The
marijuana eases some of the effects of chem
Attention Deficit Disorder
For centuries children have been grounded, beaten, or even killed for
ignoring the rules or not listening to what they're told. In the past it was
thought these "bad" kids were the products of bad parenting, bad environment, or
simply being stubborn, however it is now
The purpose of my paper is to prove that marijuana effects teens and their mind. Marijuana is a tobacco-like substance produced by drying the leaves, stems, flower tops of the Cannabis sativa (Indian Hemp) plant (Fact Sheet, 1). It is smoked or eaten to get hallucinated and receive pleas
The purpose of this paper is to discuss marijuana and compare both sides of the issue of legalizing marijuana. We have two factions fighting each other ; one those who are pro marijuana and those who are anti marijuana. These two factions have been fighting on this issue on the halls of justice for
Marijuana arrests in the united states doubled between 1991 and 1995. In 1995, more than one-half-million people were arrested for marijuana offenses. Eighty-six percent of them were arrested for marijuana possession. Tens of thousands of people are now in prison for marijuana offens
MARIJUANA: The Controversial Drug
Marijuana is a green, brown, or gray mixture of dried, shredded flowers and leaves of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. Marijuana is often called by street names suc
In society today, many people look for a feeling of freedom,
Many people go on vacation and spend money. The most common
gateway for people is drug.Our American society is facing a
tremendous drug problem. In order to eradicate the drug
problem, a public debate is going on to find some solutions
Marijuana is a mixture of leaves and the flowering tops of the Indian hemp
plant Cannabis Sativa, smoked or eaten for its hallucinogenic and
pleasure-giving effects. The psychoactive ingredient of marijuana,
tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), is concentrated in the flowering tops of the
hemp plant; has
MARIJUANA'S SHORT AND LONG TERM EFFECTS ON THE BRAIN
Millions are abusing marijuana every day. In fact, 1 out of 7 high school students smoke marijuana more than once a day. Marijuana is taken very lightly and is the most highly used illegal drug. For this reason, society should know its shor
MARIJUANA SHOULD REMAIN AN ILLEGAL SUBSTANCE
Marijuana has become a more and more acceptable drug over the past few years despite its many side effects, not only on the user, but also on society as a whole. Due to these side effects on society and the marijuana user, it would be in the best int
Marijuana is a green or gray mixture of dried, shredded flowers and leaves of the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. There are over 200 slang terms for marijuana including "pot," "herb," "weed," "boom," "Mary Jane," "gangster," and "chronic." It is usually smoked as a cigarette (called a
America spent around $18.1 billion last year fighting the war on drugs. The very controversial issue of should marijuana be legalized has been asked for the longest time. What do you think? Owning marijuana was made a crime in 1937 when Congress passed the Marijuana Tax Act. Despite this law, the