"Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized" Essays and Research Papers

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    12 16 January 2015 Why Marijuana should be legalized Multiple studies have found that marijuana is less harmful than alcohol and tobacco yet somehow is still considered a schedule 1 drug along with other more extreme drugs such as heroin. Marijuana is the leaves and shredded flowers of hemp plant called Cannabis sativa which is usually a green or gray mixture. Marijuana can be not only smoked in the form a joint, blunt, bowl, bong, etc but can also be eaten. Uses of marijuana can be medically or...

    Cannabis, Criminology, Global Marijuana March 1495  Words | 6  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    THE TRUTH ABOUT MARIJUANA It is generally assumed that Marijuana is an evil drug that creates menaces of society and ruins the lives of poor innocent children. Some believe it to cause cancer, breathing problems, and make people do crazy and unnatural things while under the influence of the drug. Evidently there is a high degree of confusion and ignorance surrounding the drug and the true facts about it. This sort of sheep-like behavior where people base their beliefs on the beliefs of others...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabis, Cannabis sativa 1862  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why Marijuana should be legalized

    2013 Why Marijuana should be legalized For people that don’t know what marijuana is? It is the dried leaves and flowering pots of the hemp plant that contain THC and is consumed for a number of different reasons. There are hundreds of different types of marijuana strains that range in effects and potency. There are many myths and facts about marijuana that people still do not know, and there is a very negative connotation that is seen toured people that take marijuana. Marijuana is the third...

    Cancer, Cannabis, Global Marijuana March 1281  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why marijuana should be legalized

    Should We Legalize Marijuana? In the perspective of America's war on drugs, marijuana is one of the biggest enemies. And since alcohol and tobacco, two life threatening substances, are legal it is a relevant question to ask why marijuana is illegal. The taxpayers of America can partly answer this question when they fill out their tax forms and when they hear the hash rhetoric used against marijuana by the government. The fact that marijuana is illegal is sufficiently caused by the amount of...

    Drug addiction, Drug Enforcement Administration, Federal government of the United States 1279  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    Cannabis II. The History of Marijuana III. The Prohibition IV. Economic Benefits of Legalizing Marijuana V. The Medical Benefits of Marijuana VI. Marijuana vs. Alcohol and Tobacco VII. Marijuana Stimulates Creativity and Brain Cell Growth VIII. Conclusion Should marijuana be legalized for recreational and medical purposes? Thesis: Since marijuana is not harshly dangerous to one’s health nor is it a hard narcotic, it should be legalized to promote a positive society. ...

    Cannabis, Cocaine, Drug addiction 1607  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    Why Marijuana over Tobacco - English Persuasive Essay About 50 percent of incoming college freshmen have admitted to using marijuana. And about 40 percent of them smoke it on a regular basis. The question is why is marijuana illegal and tobacco legal? Marijuana has been known as a “gateway drug”, meaning it leads to use of other harder drugs. This is not true. It truly depends on the person whether they are going to do otherdrugs. People who smoke marijuana do not have a higher chance of getting...

    Addiction, Cancer, Lung cancer 1199  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Should Marijuana be Legalized? Still today the debate over the legalization of marijuana in the United States continues. Marijuana is a drug that often smoked in a cigarette or bong. Because this drug is illegal, it is affecting us as individuals and as a country. Many people believe legalizing this “miracle drug” could be very beneficial to our country, including myself. It is argued that, “Like sex, alcohol, or cigarettes, marijuana is one of life's little pleasures for some people” (Should...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1470  Words | 4  Pages

  • Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    Marijuana Should Be Legalized. Drugs are a major influential force in our country today. The problem has gotten so out of hand that many options are being considered to control it or solve it. One of the most controversial issues facing our generation is if we should legalize marijuana. Usually, people do not know a great deal about marijuana they just considered it as any other drug. There is one thing people should know is that marijuana is not like the others drugs such as heroine or cocaine...

    Cannabis, Criminology, Drug addiction 943  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized

    Querido Monay Cummings Keith Tatum BCOM/275 10/08/2012 Should We Legalize Marijuana Should Marijuana be legalize is one of the top debated issues in the United States. This issue has many people concerned why it should and why it should not be legalize. Marijuana is an herb mostly grown in South American countries and illegally smuggled in to United States. Pot is the most commonly used drug in America. The attempt to federally legalize marijuana has been going on for years. Today, the debate to legalize...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 2200  Words | 7  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized in Texas?

    Should Marijuana be legalized in Texas? Is the Legalization of marijuana valid? The devate over the legalization of cannabis sativa, more commonly known as marijuana, has been one of the most controversial issues ever to occur in the United States. Its use as a medicine has existed for thousands of years, and its documented as far back in 2700 BC in ancient Chinese writings. Marijuana should be legalize for several reasons, first the government could earn money from taxes on its...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Global Marijuana March 912  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Illegal

    Why Marijuana Should Remain Illegal I believe that marijuana should continue to remain illegal. I believe there are more benefits if marijuana is kept illegal than if it were to be legalized. I believe marijuana should remain illegal because it impacts health negatively, it can be addictive and it would negatively impact society. Although the article from John Cloud (2002) stated that Marijuana might actually be good for you, the fact is that the research isn’t available. I believe that marijuana...

    Addiction, Cannabis, Decriminalization 886  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Decriminalized

    Connor Biro - 2577567 English 102 Price 4/5/13 Why Marijuana Should Be Decriminalized in the U.S.Marijuana, in its natural form, is one of the most therapeutically active substances known to man” (qtd. in Rosenthal and Kubby 49). The DEA’s Administrative Law Judge, Francis L. Young, stated this in the matter of Marijuana Medical Rescheduling Petition, in 1988 when attempting to list marijuana as a Schedule II drug (Keene 93). Marijuana, or “weed,” is made from the leaves and flowers of the...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Decriminalization 935  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marijuana Should Be Legalized in Canada

    been disastrous. “There is very little evidence that smoking marijuana as a means of taking it represents a significant health risk. Although, cannabis has been smoked widely in Western countries for more than four decades, there have been no reported cases of lung cancer or emphysema attributed to marijuana,” states Lester Grinspoon, a medical doctor. Over 70% of Canadian’s approve of the decriminalization of marijuana. Legalizing marijuana, growing hemp, producing it’s products, supporting research...

    Cannabis, Decriminalization, Drug addiction 1048  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized? Arguments for and Against

    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 years. <br> <br>Pro marijuana legalization groups such as the Physician's Association for AIDS Care, National Lymphoma Foundation argue that marijuana should be legalized in order to treat terminally ill patients...

    Bill Clinton, Decriminalization, Law 811  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should Medical Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Legalization of Medical Marijuana Marijuana is not like other helpful drugs that have amazing medical benefits. It is not made available to thousands of patients that could gain quality of live from it. Many Americans are forced to use second rate drugs to help them deal with conditions such as nausea, glaucoma, chronic pain, and multiple sclerosis. Why does the “world’s best health care system” use drugs that are not as effective as marijuana, but have more side effects? The United States...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabis, Drug addiction 1558  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Should Marijuana Be Legalized For Medicinal Use? Marijuana, by dictionary.com’s definition, is the dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant, used for its euphoric effects. In our society it has been a never-ending controversy on the subject of legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes. Every day more research goes into discovering the benefits and harmful effects of using marijuana medicinally. 16 states in our nation have already legalized marijuana for medical uses (procon.org). So why...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1175  Words | 4  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Should Marijuana be Legalized? Aaron Roberts Mr. Marshall 4/5/00 Marijuana should be legalized. Marijuana's composition is complex, and has a number of physiological effects. Also, a reason for marijuana legalization is the potential wealth of health benefits that have largely been ignored (www.howardcc.edu). In addition, there are many industrial uses for the cannabis plant (www.sandi.net). Marijuana consists of a mixture of leaves, stems, and flowering tops of the Cannabis sativa...

    Cannabinoid, Cannabinoid receptor, Cannabis 562  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Should Marijuana Be Legal

    of marijuana, what comes to mind? K-9 units, police raids, FBI drug busts, criminal charges, DEA investigations, and jail time all come to my mind. All of these things that help keep marijuana illegal cost the country, the government, and the taxpayers massive amounts of money every year. The real question is why? Why do we try so hard and spend so much money suppressing a substance that is shown to benefit people for both recreational and medical uses. The negative side effects of marijuana and...

    Cannabis, Criminology, Decriminalization 837  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legal

    Darren A. Benedict Professor M English 101 3 February 2015 Why Marijuana Should Be Legal Marijuana is something that’s not peculiar in today’s generation; music, TV shows, and movies seem to refer to it nowadays. The debate on whether marijuana should be legal has been going on for a long period of time now. The argument intensifies even more now that four states in the US have legalized marijuana for recreational use. When smoking marijuana tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) the leading stimulant is released...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1256  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Should Marijuana be Legalized? Henry Neuschwander ENG-112 12/16/2012 Professor Linda Record Should Marijuana Be Legalized? To legalize marijuana or not to legalize marijuana, that is the question. Marijuana has been a thorn in the side of this country for the last one hundred years. Up until the end of World War Two, marijuana was produced legally in a low grade form known as hemp. After the war, hemp was outlawed because of fear that Americans would start smoking the different types...

    Cannabis, Hemp, Law 1316  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized

    Should Marijuana Be Legalized? Legalizing marijuana has been such a large debate for so many years. There are reasons on both sides of the argument that have kept it illegal for such a long time but recently that has changed. “Initiative 502, passed last month by Washington [and Colorado] voters, legalized recreational marijuana use starting December 6” (Duke). These were just the first two states to push for marijuana to be legal for recreational reasons. Are there going to be more states legalizing...

    Cannabis, Decriminalization, Hashish 1346  Words | 4  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legalized

    and David Sutherland BCOM/275 February 24, 2013 Instructor: Jennifer Buchholz Should marijuana be legalized for personal use? This is a question that many have been asking as well as debating over for many years. Marijuana has been used for many medicinal purposes throughout medical history. However, many consider marijuana to be gateway drug that could lead to harder drug use. Many argue that marijuana use poses less of a threat than the use of alcohol or cigarettes and could be a great...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Law 2068  Words | 6  Pages

  • Why marijuana shouldn't be legalized

    to the National Institute of Drug Abuse, cannabis, also know as marijuana, can affect all three of the above factors and even the brain itself. Legalization of cannabis for recreational purposes would have negative impacts on personal health which is also bad for society. It would also increase underage use, decrease the amount of tax revenue, and enlarge the number of illegal drug dealers. Despite these negative effects, marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug in the United States (17...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Global Marijuana March 1396  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legal

    Why Marijuana Should Be Legal COM/220 June 16th 2010 William Blick Why Marijuana Should Be Legal In the United States laws are in place to protect the citizens from the government, other citizens, and our own selves. The federal and state government put laws into place to prevent citizens from ingesting harmful contents, such as controlled substances. Every year over four hundred thousand people die from tobacco, another eighty-five thousand from alcohol, and another three hundred sixty-five...

    Cannabis, Drug, Drug addiction 2293  Words | 6  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Illegal

    Russo English 165.25W 11 May 2010 E1 Why Marijuana should be Illegal In society today, many people are looking for a feeling of freedom. Some go on vacation and spend money while others look to drugs. The sense of high that results from using marijuana acts as an escape from the stresses of everyday life. As a result, a tremendous number of Americans participate in the illicit use of marijuana. Our American society is facing a tremendous drug problem that will...

    Cannabis, Drug, Drug addiction 1539  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why Drugs Should Not Be Legalized

    Why drugs should not be legalize We ask ourselves what are these great risks on us consuming illegalized drugs. We are constantly exposed to all sorts of illegal drugs especially young adults at school, parties and even on the local beaches. Were surrounded by it all through out of lives, being pressured to consume them and take risk on becoming addicted. Not only this, but we are presented with all other types or drugs, such as over the counter for a simple cold, pain relievers...

    Addiction, Drug, Drug addiction 1491  Words | 4  Pages

  • Marijuana Legalized

    Marijuana Should be Legalized in the United States After a fair amount of research, I’ve come to the conclusion that marijuana should be legalized for both medical and recreational use for adults. Marijuana has been illegal in the United States for over 75 years and it’s apparent that the drug is not going anywhere. Despite the efforts of the federal government attempting to completely get rid of marijuana, it has become a large part of our economy. Instead of taking advantage of that and letting...

    Cannabis, Drug, Drug addiction 1477  Words | 4  Pages

  • Marijuana and Why the Government Should Legalize It

    | Marijuana | And Why The Government Should Legalize It | | Melissa Kenyon | 2/26/2012 | | Should the federal government legalize the use of marijuana? In my opinion yes it should be legalized! First off yes I have smoked it in the past as an adult and as a teenager. And I think it helped me. I have ADHD and it relaxed me. It also helped me to calm down and not be as hyper. I feel that it is not a gateway drug. Using Marijuana did not make me use other drugs. I feel it is safer...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1033  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    Currently, marijuana is criminalized, why is that? There are many reasons but one being that it is perceived as addictive.1 but literally anything can be addictive; there’s a show called “Strange Addictions”, it’s about people who are addicted to all sorts of stuff like drinking nail polish and exercising. Does that mean the government should be allowed to illegalize painting our nails or gyms, no. Most people have their own common sense they could use to decide whether it’s time to stop and...

    Addiction, Canada, Drug 677  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Medicinal Marijuana Should be Legal

    Why Medicinal Marijuana Should be Legal For the past decade, talk of Medical Marijuana legalization has been a huge debate in the United States. Individuals on both sides of the issue refuse to concede to each other. Everyone is convinced that their opinion on the issue is the right opinion. Doctors and Physicians on both sides have researched this issue to the end. My question to those who oppose; is marijuana more harmful than the prescription drugs Doctors so easily prescribe today? I understand...

    Cannabis, Drugs, Food and Drug Administration 917  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should the Use of Medical Marijuana Be Legalized?

    Marijuana refers to a drug derived from dried leaves, stems and flowers of the cannabis plant, also called hemp. Cannabis sativa, as it is known scientifically, bears a chemical known as ‘delta-9 teterahydrocannabinol’ (THC in short) that alters mind functions of the user (Cohen, 2006). This ingredient is rapidly absorbed a short while after smoking the drug. It affects areas of the brain dealing with memory, perception, concentration and movement. This causes short-term physiological medical effects...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Hashish 1485  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legal

    Paper Why legalizing marijuana would be beneficial to the United States. The current drug laws are doing more harm than good, legalizing marijuana would benefit the country in many ways. It would increase revenue for states. If marijuana were legal, the states would have more money to spend on important problems. Also marijuana has many medical benefits. Marijuana has been a part of humanity for almost as long as history has been recorded. Written references to the use of marijuana as a medicine...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1051  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    Should Marijuana Be Legalized? Marijuana is a very prominent and controversial subject in our society today. There have been many slanderous claims about how cannabis is horrendous, however the truths are starting to surface. I strongly believe that marijuana should be legalized for all purposes. If the government cannot stop us from harming our bodies by overeating or skydiving, why should they be able to stop us from using drugs? The use of marijuana for medical purposes dates back thousands...

    Cannabis, Drug, Global Marijuana March 668  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why Euthanasia Should Be Legalized

    Why Euthanasia Should Be Legalized Euthanasia is a term used to describe a practice of intentionally killing another human being with or without their permission; when they are terminally or hopelessly ill. The word is derived from the Greek language combining the term "eu thanos" which means easy death. (Webster) By definition, euthanasia has become one of the most controversial issues of all time. Euthanasia is a practice used by doctors in the most extreme circumstances, for patients they feel...

    Death, Medical ethics, Medicine 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why the United States Should Legalize Marijuana

    Why the United States Should Legalize Marijuana Our government tries to satisfy the needs and wants of all 300 million U.S. citizens, but ends up making us more and more unhappy. Marijuana legalization has been a fight with the government for over twenty years. Many agree that it is harmful and should be done away with while others believe that it is a natural herb planted to help us cope with the stress of our hectic lives. I agree with those who are stressed. Currently I do not smoke marijuana...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1426  Words | 4  Pages

  • Should Marijuana be legalized for Medicinal Purposes?

    Should Marijuana be legalized for Medicinal Purposes? Legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes has been an extremely controversial topic, one that has it supporters who have long fought the opposition. Although marijuana has been used for thousand of years to provide relief from many health problems, it still remains an illegal drug in the United States. There are many doctors who support the effectiveness of the use of marijuana as treatment for many medical conditions. People who oppose the...

    Cannabis, Chemotherapy, Hashish 1101  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why We Should Legalize Marijuana

    We should legalize marijuana because it would be a great tax source for the government, it would help out farmers, it would create many jobs, it would eliminate a good majority of the jail population, it would lessen the amount of tension that we see around us, and it is a safe drug. Although there are many good reasons that we should legalize marijuana, there are also some good reasons that we should not legalize it. These include it would increase the amount of lazy people, it might be hard to...

    Cannabis, Legality of cannabis by country, Tax 843  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized

    Why Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized What is so mesmerizing about smoking marijuana? I want to know what constructive outcome you get out of smoking it. Is it curiosity, to fit in, or just for the satisfaction of becoming high? For whatever principle marijuana is a harmful drug so with that saying it should not be legalized. Many people assume that marijuana was made illegal through some kind of process involving scientific, medical, and government hearings; that it was to protect the citizens...

    Cannabis, Hemp, Law 713  Words | 2  Pages

  • Should medical marijuana be legalized?

    implications of the findings you’ve described (What do they mean to us or to society?); and 7. What future research needs to be done? In the Module 4 Discussion area, post a draft of what will be your Abstract. The post should be at least 100 words in length and should include all of the above items (#1 through #5). Post your Abstract to the Discussion Area by Saturday, May 10, 2014. Review and respond to at least two your classmates’ posts through Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Share your perspectives...

    Abuse, Borderline personality disorder, Child abuse 1153  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should Cannabis Use Be Legalized

    Should Cannabis be Legalized? A Review of the Literature Should Cannabis be Legalized? A Review of the Literature Whether cannabis use should be legalized has been always a controversial topic in worldwide. The supporters of legalization of cannabis use believes the health damages that caused by cannabis are less than those associate with cigarettes; as a result, if production and sale of cigarettes is legal, why cannabis use cannot be legalized? In addition, supporters believe the legalization...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1634  Words | 5  Pages

  • Reasons Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

    The controversial topic of marijuana legalization has been discussed and debated for many years. Although there are many opponents of marijuana legalization, as a matter of fact, the benefits of marijuana legalization are far more than those opponent can imagine. When marijuana become legal, it will bring a large amount of benefits toward America. The following are two main reasons of why should it be legalized. First of all, marijuana should be legalized for a medical purpose. "Top 10 Pros and...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 414  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why Gay Marriage Should Be Legalized

    VAN SLOOTEN 05/05/12 WHY GAY MARRIAGE SHOULD BE LEGALIZED. Try to imagine life in a society that refuses individuals to marry who they love. Imagine people being around their partners, but not having the legal rights to call them their wives or husbands. The fact of the matter is one does not have to try to imagine this because this is the state of current society. People can argue about whether church and state should be separated, the banning of polygamy, and not...

    Heterosexism, Homosexuality, Human rights 968  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marijuana

    Debate Over The Legalization of Marijuana The constant debate over the legalization of marijuana has been going on now for decades upon decades, even still up to the present day. It started back in 1937 when Congress passed the Marijuana Tax Act, causing marijuana to become illegal on a Federal level and highly fineable throughout the United States. While it is against the law to use, sell, or even possess it, some feel the need to go against the law and utilize marijuana anyways. The quote, “Beauty...

    Drug, Drug addiction, Illegal drug trade 1536  Words | 4  Pages

  • Persuasive Essay: Why Medical Cannabis Should Be Legalized

    or not the state of California should legalize it because of its potential to become a substantial amount of revenue as well as the many symptoms it protects against with its medicinal purpose. As many people know, our economic crisis has become one of the biggest priorities that needs to be solved because of how poorly our national budget and amount of revenue we obtain each year. Medical cannabis can prove to be useful with this matter because if it is legalized, the state can then tax it providing...

    Cannabis, Cannabis sativa, Chemotherapy 2448  Words | 7  Pages

  • Marijuna: Should It Be Legalized and Is It Harmful

    Title: SHOULD MARIJUANA BE LEGAL AND IS IT HARMFUL General Purpose: Speech to Persuade Specific Purpose: To get my audience to be pro on legalizing marijuana Thesis Statement: Marijuana isn't harmful and should be legalized Organizational Pattern: Cause and Effect To the AIDS or cancer patient, marijuana is the plant that fights nausea and appetite loss. To the nutritionist, its seed is second only to the soybean in nutritional value and is a source of cooking oil and vitamins. To the paper...

    Cannabis, Chemotherapy, Hashish 1747  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should the federal government legalize marijuana? Why or why not?

     Should the federal government legalize marijuana? Why or why not? In society today, the debate to legalize weed or not is a very prominent and controversial issue. Even though there are a lot of positive and negative effects to smoking weed, I personally believe that there should be a law passed, that allows people over the age of 21 to smoke. Marijuana, also called Cannabis is a natural plant that contains a chemical called Delta-9-tetrahydracannibal,...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 982  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marijuana Should Not Be Legallized

    There are many different drugs out in the world, but marijuana seems to be a favoured one to talk about. Legalizing the drug is the main topic people discus and there seems to be a lot of people rooting for marijuana to be aloud. See the problem with there arguments is that they all have the same ones. Some say its good for you and that's why doctors prescribe it, some say that its better than cigarettes and they are legal, and this is the one I hear all the time is that people do it any way. United...

    Barack Obama, Cannabis, Drug 947  Words | 3  Pages

  • Medical Marijuana Should Be Legalied

    Medical Marijuana Should Be Legalized: Outweighing the Pros over the Cons Imagine going about your life normally, doing the things we seem to take for granted like walking, talking, or even living pain free without a second thought. Then one morning you wake up and your sense of balance in off and you fall flat on your face. This becomes more prevalent to the point you call your doctor who in turn admits you into the hospital. After a few tests, the doctor comes into the room with the bad news...

    Cannabis, Illness, Law 1664  Words | 5  Pages

  • Should Prostitution Be Legalized?

    Lindsay Fisher JoAnna St Germain ENG 102-013 October 25th, 2013 Should Prostitution Be Legalized? When people hear the word prostitution, they automatically think of it as just women selling their bodies for sex. There is far more reasoning behind prostitution and why it still remains so popular everywhere today. Some may believe prostitution should be legalized, while others find it absurd to legalize. Prostitution can be viewed as one’s occupation, how one makes a living, or their profession...

    AIDS, Decriminalization, Human sexual behavior 1975  Words | 6  Pages

  • Should Marijuana Be Legal in Canada? | Should Marijuana Be Legal in Canada?

    Should Marijuana Be Legal in Canada? Essay Over the years, many people say marijuana shouldn't be legalized, which is wrong. The Canadian government needs to legalize the usage of marijuana. If the Canadian government will legalize marijuana, it's going to bring in a lot of money to our economy. Legalizing marijuana would reduce violence. Tobacco and alcohol are far more harmful than marijuana. Marijuana has always been misjudged as a deadly drug, but what people do not realize is that marijuana...

    Decriminalization, Law, Legalization 945  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marijuana should be legalized

     Marijuana Should Be Legalized The topic is called,” marijuana should be legalized,” by. In this paper, I will take a stand on this issue and why it is very important to legalize marijuana. Before I begin my topic, I would like to inform my readers that I am not a substance abuse user. In many states, smoking marijuana has been decriminalized. In California, marijuana can only be used for medicinal purposes only. Numerous politicians, Hollywood actors, and famous personalities have...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 429  Words | 3  Pages

  • Should We Legalize Marijuana?

    ­ Click here for more Argumentative Essays  Should We Legalize Marijuana?          Rate This Paper:    Length: 1275 words (3.6 double­spaced pages)  Rating: Red (FREE)    ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­  Should We Legalize Marijuana?       In the perspective of America's war on drugs, marijuana is one of  the biggest enemies. And since alcohol and tobacco, two life  threatening substances, are legal it is a relevant question to ask  why marijuana is illegal. The taxpayers of America can partly ...

    Hashish, Office of National Drug Control Policy 1288  Words | 6  Pages

  • Why Not to Legalize Marijuana

    Why Not to Legalize Marijuana Marjorie Fleuridor ENG/102 March 10, 2013 Professor Laura Barnes Marijuana is one of the best known drugs that have been widely consumed throughout history which today raises a concerned eyebrow. Those who are advocates consider marijuana a harmless and beneficial substance because of its claimed value in treating symptoms of serious illness or diseases and Jeffrey Miron, a professor of economics at Harvard University in the following viewpoint believes...

    Cannabis, Drug addiction, Global Marijuana March 2389  Words | 6  Pages

  • Good and Bad Side of Marijuana if Legalized

    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 about Marijuana? Now that the places where Marijuana is legal are increasing, people have started to think about whether the legalization of Marijuana is good or bad. The Cannabis plant, which is where the Marijuana comes from, has been used for...

    Cannabis, Hemp, Legality of cannabis by country 1197  Words | 4  Pages

  • Marijuana

    Rachel Neverdal Professor Otoo English 091 26 January 2015 Marijuana: The Gateway to A Better Life There has been much debate on whether or not marijuana should be legalized in the United States. Marijuana has been used for centuries in numerous cultures for various reasons. The Romans and Greeks used it for its medicinal properties and the Scythians and Indians used in their spiritual ceremonies. Even the Persian founder of Sufism, who struggled with depression until discovering the plant...

    Cannabis, Global Marijuana March, Hashish 1252  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why Should Marijuana be legalized

    Québécois narrowly won the 2014 Quebec provincial elections. It is now 2015 and you have been asked by the party to write a referendum question that will satisfactorily address the Party’s vision for Quebec’s future. How will you word that question and why? What objectives do you anticipate from Federalist forces? In answering these questions, be certain to reflect upon the issues surrounding previous referendums in Quebec. 4) Canada is a federal rather than a unitary state. What does this mean? How...

    Barack Obama, Canada, Democratic Party 393  Words | 2  Pages

  • Marijuana

    issue whether drugs such as marijuana should be legalized or not. Some people advocate this issue and believe that legalization is the only solution left for the nation while other oppose because it will increase the numbers of drug users and drug related crimes.Marijuana is a drug that is legal in the United States.This drug is bad and cause some side effect to your brain and body.Scientists have found smoking marijuana can cause you to loses your memory. Marijuana has many psychological and...

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