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  1. Legalization of Marijuana

    Marijuana, what is also known as the cannabis miracle plant is badly misconstrued. When people talk about marijuana, it is considered a taboo especially in American society, but it is actually a wonder drug that has so many advantages to benefit mankind. The legalization of marijuana is an ethical issue...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. Marijuana Should Not Be Considered as a Lethal Drug

    Marijuana Should Not be Considered As a Lethal Drug In out society drugs are considered to be addictive and lethal. People tend to abuse drugs regardless of their side effects. In many cases government agencies regulate their use. Also there are drugs that are illegal to use, produce and sale. One of...

  5. Legalizing Marijuana

    Mary Jane the Great The debate over the legalization of 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 in many countries worldwide. Marijuana should be legalized for several reasons. First, the government...

  6. Pro and Con of Marijuana

    Marijuana is can be good and yet still bad. It’s a plant that has the power to be beneficial to mankind and harmful to it. However, putting aside the many cons of legalizing marijuana, the pros of legalizing marijuana still far outweigh the cons. We hear the most common argument against marijuana...

  7. Thc: a Component of Marijuana That Causes the User to Feel Their "High"

    component of Marijuana that causes the user to feel their "high" is THC. THC is inside the plant, when burned and inhaled, it is sucked into the lungs along with oxygen. The lungs are where the THC enters the blood, once in the blood the user begins to feel the effects of the THC (Marijuana). THC causes...

  8. Medicianal Marijuana

    Medicinal Marijuana: Should it be legalized? For many years the United States government has prohibited the use of some drugs even for medical purposes. Today, in most of the states, marijuana is classified as an illegal drug. Yet, even with prohibition, marijuana use has only decreased but...

  9. Marijuana

    Jose Chavez Eng. 102 Legalization of Marijuana          For decades one of the biggest arguments in the USA has been the legalization of marijuana. The government can’t decide if they should make it legal. Even though it has become legal in some states, it has not become fully legal for the public...

  10. Legalization of Marijuana - Essay 2

    Marijuana is the most frequently used illegal drug in the United States of America, and also in many other countries. Some people use this drug for medical purpose, and most others use it for entertainment and pleasure. In the United States, using marijuana for medical purposes is legal in 13 of the...

  11. Misconceptions of Marijuana in America Revisited

    2006 Misconceptions of Marijuana in America Revisited It’s obvious that Americans have a skewed view of marijuana and its effects. The reason being the misleading information the media gave to the public of marijuana. Americans rely on bias sources to inform them on marijuana instead of research the...

  12. Why Marijuana should be legalized for recreational use

    Legalize the Herbs Should marijuana be legalized? It’s been a huge conflict of interest with our youth these days. It has become more common in the past few years than ever before. It has been a huge discussion in the United States if marijuana should or should not be legalized for recreational...

  13. Legalization of Marijuana outline and speech

    Legalization of Marijuana Thesis: Legalizing marijuana can bring many benefits to different groups in today’s society. I. Legalizing marijuana can benefit the government. a. Can generate $8.7 billion in federal and state tax revenue annually. b. Money can be used towards education. c. Could help create...

  14. Are They Really That Bad?

    Are They Really that Bad? To hold a higher state of consciousness has been desired since the concept of consciousness was realized. This has been accomplished through such practices as meditation, or through the controversial use of substances which alter the state of consciousness. Before...

  15. Legalization of Marijuana and Other Drugs Around the World

    Legalization of Marijuana Approximately ninety percent of people today smoke, or have smoked marijuana. There are several names for this natural plant that is trying to be balanced out in Parliament. Given the street names of “Mary Jane” or “Weed”; the drug is being illegally smoked over all provinces...

  16. A Nations War on Marijuana

    War on Marijuana English 109 July 4, 2008 English 109 July 4, 2008 A Nation’s War on Marijuana For many years, the use of marijuana has been a highly debated subject amongst Americans. Maybe it is because people have their own views on the subject. Many people feel that marijuana is a drug...

  17. Marijuana Persuasive Essay

    The Magic J Marijuana it has been used since the beginning of time, by people all over the globe. It has been used in the manufacturing of fabrics, clothing, and goods, and has even played a role in the war efforts of World War 2. Marijuana is most commonly known for its medical properties, things...

  18. Is Marijuana illegal?

    Clayton Health 11 December 16, 2012 Brian Pfiffner Marijuana Cannabis is considered to be nature’s most robust creations. It’s used legalized for certain medical uses in several different states. Federally marijuana is illegeal. “The lack of studies done on cannabis really inhibits...

  19. Marijuana: an Illegal Drug

    Marijuana: Good or Bad Javier Gonzalez CJS/220 May 27, 2010 Dr. Fathiah Inserto Marijuana is considered an illegal drug yet thousands of the American people consume marijuana for medical purposes. Is marijuana good for you? There has been a lot of controversy...

  20. Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

     Should Marijuana Be Legalized? Brandy McCloud Ivy Tech Community College I believe that marijuana should be legalized for medical reasons and would be beneficial to anyone that has a debilitating illness, chronic pain, or nausea from drug side effects or...

  21. Legalization of medical marijuana at the federal law

     Why should marijuana be legalized? Marijuana can be argued for different reasons. In my case I will be arguing the medical purposes for legalizing marijuana. Marijuana has positive features, and how people prefer using marijuana. Marijuana helps individuals get through a variety of things that they...

  22. Marijuana Protest

    States there has been a prohibition on marijuana (cannabis) for over 75 years but still there are over 25 million different people smoking it every year. Cannabis is the largest cash crop in the United States and is grown everywhere. Many people claim that the marijuana prohibition is eliminating all use...

  23. Marijuana Use in Adolescence Teen's

    Marijuana use and the effects it has on adult and adolescent teens. The use of marijuana in adult and adolescent teens has increase over the years and is becoming a big problem in United States today. Over the last five years the average age of adolescent teens using marijuana is between the ages...

  24. Marijuana Advantage and Disadvantages

    controversy about marijuana. Marijuana may not kill in a situation such as an automobile accident. In this paper it talks about the risks and benefits of using marijuana. Suicide, mental disorders, and worse depression can be bigger risks of using marijuana. All together marijuana can be less dangerous...

  25. legalizing marijuana

    LEGALIZING MARIJUANA INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY EMILY ARCHER Legalize It! Growing up, everyone is told that, “Drugs are bad for you,” time and time again. Now as a kid you don’t really understand the reasoning behind it,...

  26. pro Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana and it’s Positive Impact on Society Growing up, everyone is told that, “Drugs are bad for you,” time and time again.  Now as a kid you don’t really understand the reasoning behind it, but you listen to your authority figure regardless.  I remember being told this my entire...

  27. Legalizing Marijuana

    Kayla Hammond Legalizing Marijuana Marijuana comes from the cannabis sativa plant. This psychoactive drug has the reputation for causing hallucinations, disorientations, and also feelings of exhilaration and anxiety. Aside to the fact that it helps medically it would help out the government tremendously...

  28. Legalizing Marijuana Speech

    Problem Outline: Weed Country Thesis: There is a significant amount of attention in today’s world on weather or not to legalize marijuana. The prohibition of marijuana is holding up the improvement of social and economic developments. Introduction I. [Attention-Getter] Would you want the government...

  29. Capstone Essay: Marijuana

    Legalization In America: What's the issue? “Alcohol differs from marijuana in several crucial respects,” claims Cully Stimson, a manager at the National Security Law Program.  “First, marijuana is far more likely to cause addiction. Second, it is usually consumed to the point of...

  30. Marijuana Speech

    with the fact that marijuana is illegal, and the importance for its legalization. Marijuana is largely considered as a dangerous substance. We've heard over and over that it's addictive, deadly, kills brain cells, causes cancer....but is any of that true, is smoking marijuana really bad? I'd like to inform...

  31. Medical Marijuana

    Medical Marijuana and the Controversy To Legalizing It For years, there has been a big debate on the issue of legalizing marijuana, this wide array of controversy started during the 1960s during the hippie movement. It has continued to fluctuate throughout America among the adolescents and young adults...

  32. Legalizing Marijuana

    Persuasive essay. Legalizing marijuana I know some people think this might be a bad Idea, like mothers, teachers, etc. but it can have some positive effects toward our economy in Washington state, children, and the drug addicts themselves. I know what you might be thinking.” Won’t we just have a bunch...

  33. The Legalization of Marijuana

    smoked and used hemp or marijuana back when it was legal. In the early 1930’s little was known about the drug so many feared it which resulted in it becoming illegal. Jumping forward almost 80 years later and the advancement of technology, many researchers have found that marijuana could benefit the medical...

  34. Medical Marijuana Research Paper

    health experiences from consumption of weed like tobacco does? They have some very addictives products that are legal all over the globe why can’t marijuana be legal as well? Well it’s because the government is receiving lots of cash every single day in taxes for the consumption of those shitty products...

  35. Should We Legalize Marijuana

     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...

  36. Decriminalizing Marijuana

    I strongly believe in the legalization of marijuana. The consequences are far to great for the reasons behind them. Marijuana is one of the most over exaggerated drugs used among teens, and is commonly associated as the “gateway drug.” Marijuana is not harmful in long or short-term effects, and at some...

  37. Marijuana; Legal for Days

    topic that sparks the interest of the public and blows up into a huge debate. The current event has been the controversy over the legalization of marijuana in the remaining states. On November 6, 2012, Colorado Amendment 64 and Washington Initiative 502 were passed by popular initiative, thereby becoming...

  38. Legalization of Medical Marijuana

    Is Marijuana as bad as society think it is? Since the 1930's marijuana has been illegal in the United States. Yet, it is the number one cash crop in this country. Statistics have shown that Alcohol and Tobacco are more of risk at death than someone who consumes Marijuana, but yet Alcohol and Tobacco...

  39. Anti and Pro Legalization of Marijuana Ads

    Legalizing marijuana is an issue that has been thrown around in the United States for many of years. Marijuana has many names, such as weed, ganja, hemp, cannabis, Mary Jane, and grass. Marijuana is widely used in the United States and over one hundred million people have admitted to smoking marijuana. Yet...

  40. Facts That Are Kept from Legalizing Marijuana

    from legalizing marijuana A cording to the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime, “Cannabis continues to be, by far the most widely used drug in the world.” More then 100 million Americans aged twelve or older- or 40.2 percent of the population-have tried marijuana at least once in...

  41. Pro Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana * The debate 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 in many countries worldwide and is documented...

  42. Marijuana Exploratory

    Jay 8 April 2010 Exploratory Essay Legalization: Good or Bad? As part of the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937, Marijuana for all purposes was outlawed nationwide. Prior to this Act, over 30 states had prohibition laws towards Marijuana because farmers who employed mainly Hispanic workers complained...

  43. Marijuana

    Legislating Marijuana Marijuana is a topic of significant public discourse in the United States, and while many are familiar with the discussions, it is not always easy to find the latest, research-based information on marijuana to answer to the common questions about its health effects, or the differences...

  44. Legalizing Marijuana

    Joyner English 112 29 September 2013 Legalizing Marijuana It seems now more than ever there is more conversation on legalizing Marijuana with in the United States. Why marijuana is still legal across most of the states makes no sense. The marijuana plant is less intoxicating than alcohol by a long...

  45. marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana 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 than 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...

  46. Legislature of Legalization Medicinal Legalization of Marijuana (MLA Format)

    Legislature of Legalization Medicinal Legalization of Marijuana For many years now, there has been great controversy surrounding the illegal drug marijuana. Its widespread use since the Vietnam War has caused many people to speak for and against marijuana and its uses. However, in the recent past, a completely...

  47. the highs of marijuana

    James English 101 May 13, 2015 The Highs of Marijuana Unfortunately, today’s society has been programmed for so long to believe that marijuana is “bad” simply because they are uneducated on the subject. However, for those that do not know, marijuana, also known as cannabis, is a harmless plant and...

  48. Against the Legalization of Marijuana

    Against the Legalization of Marijuana Marijuana was legal up until the early 1900s when the possession or transfer of marijuana became illegal in the United States. The government of the United States had reasons for making it illegal then, so should the use of marijuana be legalized now? Each and...

  49. Marijuana research paper

    Marijuana paper Research Paper In today’s society there are a list of many banned drugs which in coincidence are the five most used drugs by most individuals. These drugs are methamphetmine, cocaine heroine, ecstasy and marijuana, out of all five of these drugs one that I believe to be the most...

  50. legalizing Marijuana

    Name: Spenser Edwards Speech Topic: Legalizing Marijuana Should America Legalize Marijuana I. Introduction A. Attention Getter B. Specific Purpose Statement C. Credibility Statement D. Preview of Main Points 1. 2. 3. 4. (Transition) II. Body (sentences in body...

  51. Reformation of Marijuana

    Reformation Of Marijuana Marijuana was a major cash crop in the late 1800’s. Marijuana has different species or strains of plants. Hemp is one type of strain that offers many different uses. Hemp is the strongest natural fiber known to man. In other uses it could be engineered for bio diesel as an...

  52. Marijuana vs. Alcohol

    Legalization of Marijuana vs. Alcohol The Great Debate over whether marijuana should be legalized and alcohol deemed illegal has taken affect in the United States over the last century. Alcohol has been popular in America ever since its founding, and alcohol was predominately produced through moonshiners...

  53. Marijuana legalization

    Legalization Of Marijuana Out of all the fifty states in the U.S there are only two states that have legalized marijuana; Washington State and Colorado. Since these two states have legalized marijuana, the whole world has seen the great impact the legalization of marijuana has made for these two...

  54. Marijuana

    Marijuana 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...

  55. Marijuana Essay

    Professor Essay Class December 11, 2008 Legalization of Marijuana Marijuana is an illegal drug found throughout the United States. Marijuana comes from a unique type of hemp plant called cannabis indicia. About 300,000,000 people use marijuana daily it is described as a non-additive drug that people...

  56. Is Marijuana Good or Bad?

    thought of whether drugs are good or bad for you, specifically psychoactive drugs. One can make the argument that a drug is neither harmful nor beneficial. Instead, since experiences with these drugs vary from person to person, maybe it’s not the drug that is good or bad, but the relationship with the drug...

  57. Marijuana legalization debate points

    mostly child drug use prevention and outreach, the AP reported More than 20 states and the District of Columbia have enacted laws protecting medical marijuana patients from state prosecution property crime in the city is down by more than 11 percent from the same six-month period of 2013. The state has...

  58. Marijuana Legalization

    Marijuana Legalization I think that the use of marijuana should be considered a threat not only to our families but to our society both morally and physically. There is a growing misconception that some illegal drugs, such as marijuana, can be used safely along with the...

  59. Legalizing Marijuana

    Legalizing Marijuana BCOM/275 July 21, 2013 Dr. Monica Galante Do you know that the United States government spends about 8.26 million dollars annually in the attempt to keep marijuana off of the streets (Moffatt, 2012)? For many years, the United States government has prohibited marijuana from...

  60. Marijauna Good or Bad?

    Most people believe marijuana is an addictive drug and is completely bad for you. What they believe is wrong. When you say it’s addictive you’re then comparing to addictives like cocaine, crack, adderall, and various pain killers even alcohol and tobacco. Those drugs and substance deserve criminal punishment...