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    John Nguyen English 201A 2/23/09 Why I Smoke Marijuana and Not Cigarettes When I was growing up, I was taught that cigarettes were a bad and disgusting habit to pick up...
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    required to intoxicate them at one time. That’s about 200 pounds that you would have to consume at one time to overdose. Not only is that not reasonable to consume at once, that’s also a lot of money! So if marijuana is almost impossible to overdose on why is it still illegal and why is it bad...
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  • Legalizing Marijuana
    went to marijuana because it was cheaper to buy then heroine or coke. Also they just wanted a different kind of high. These are some reasons why it could be beneficial to legalize marijuana. There are doctors that say it impairs you from doing everyday things and it makes you lazy. Especially if...
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  • The Effects of Marijuana
    has grown. Most everyone who smokes marijuana has excuses for why they do it or reasons of why its not bad for you. People say that its from the earth or that it cures peoples illnesses so it has to be good for you. These people are only looking at one side of the story and not doing their research...
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    safety. Indeed, marijuana is less toxic than many of the drugs that physicians prescribe every day." If this illegal drug is so bad, then why aren't there any recorded cases of overdosing by smoking too much? And why is it ok for states to medicinally possess marijuana but not for private...
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  • Legalization of medical marijuana at the federal law
    something harmless. Why should marijuana be legalized? Medical marijuana should be legalized at the federal law for medical purposes. I will be stating the alternative perspective on legalizing medical marijuana. (Hawkins, 2014, Paragraph 6, 7, & 8), states that marijuana is bad for your mental...
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  • Legalization of Medical Marijuana
    no use in legalizing medical marijuana, but can only back up their argument with “it’s gross, it smells, and it’s bad for you.” After seeing and hearing this topic over the past couple of years constantly throughout the news, school, and even twitter, I decided to look into it. What I came to find...
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    over estimated."(William J.) So if marijuana does not have many bad effects, and it is not a gateway drug, or it is not dangerous, then why is it prohibited? Marijuana is used for other things than getting someone stoned. Many advocates say "Marijuana is used for hemp making for fabrics and...
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  • Legalization of Marijuana
    as bad as alcohol or tobacco. Also people abuse prescriptions all the time, therefore legalizing marijuana would not be such a terrible thing. According to PureTHC.com there has been no reported deaths caused from marijuana while alcohol killed about 100,000 people nationally, and 400,000 people...
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    , “[marijuana] is less likely to harm than tobacco”. (Sidney para 5). This statement proves that marijuana is healthier than tobacco. Now with this said, which drug should be the legal one? Cannabis is being seeing as the “bad” drug which people get addicted to. The drug that makes hundreds of teens...
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  • Legalization of Marijuana
    other hand relativism can be against the legalization of marijuana. Relativism is moral claims that are good or bad for a given society. In American Society Marijuana is consider bad because it is a drug that has allegedly bad for your health, also for religious beliefs, for the gate way drug...
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  • Legalization of Marijuana
    legalize it. Marijuana is an all natural substance unlike cocaine, crystal meth, or even cigarettes. And alcohol is not even a natural substance. It is not bad. There is no record of marijuana ever killing anyone except people who drive under the influence. But no one has ever died from a drug...
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    Weed. Pot. Dope. Cannibis. Grass. Marijuana. For years there has been a negative stigma attached to this plant, but that's exactly what it is, a plant, something that grows in the ground, and it is not inherantly evil like some people believe. It is the use or misuse of it that is good or bad, not...
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  • Facts That Are Kept from Legalizing Marijuana
    recreational and manufacture legalization use. First I’m going to share with you a brief history of cannabis, beginning from the time of early colonial settlers to our current elections. Second, the main reasons why we’re told marijuana is bad. From it kills brains cells to the gateway theory, and...
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  • Marijuana
    young adults is marijuana. If many people think it is as bad as they say, why do they still seem to smoke it? Well, what is marijuana to begin with? Marijuana is tobacco like substance from a mixture of green, brown or gray, dried, shredded leaves, stems, seeds and flowers of the Cannabis sativa...
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  • Marijuana Laws
    highly bias and debateable topic, and unless both sides can be open minded and work out an agreement, marijuana will continue to stay illegal in the United States. I’ve stated how I feel about it, and my question still stands; why not legalize it? Is smoking marijuana so bad that jail cells are now...
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  • The Pros of Legalizing Marijuana
    , when people smoke weed they usually abandon it by their twenties or thirties. Why would they make something so harmful for your body legal? Why don’t they legalize marijuana if it has more good effects than bad effects? I suspect that a day's breathing in any city with poor air quality poses more of a...
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    there are no deaths or injuries, there is no reason for it to be illegal. Although there are some bad aspects to the consumption of marijuana, there are many good things about it as well. Society has to remember that there are good and bad things to everything, but if the good over rules the bad why...
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  • The Reputation of Being an Addict to Marijuana
    Page 1 Reputation: The Reputation of Being an Addict to Marijuana Today society, we live with distorted image in the popular media of marijuana as bad drug and marijuana users as immoral, weak, corrupted, out of control, failures, hopeless, and so on. Not all marijuana users end up being...
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    Sahiry Fragoso Mathews ENGL 1311L-03 20 March 2013 Legalization of Marijuana The use and existence of Marijuana is not something new for anyone. Marijuana has been used in several ways for over many years. Marijuana has always being around, but why is it that suddenly people started to care...
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