Free Essays on Marijuana Legalization

  1. Weed Legalization

    Class 15 April 2013 Legalization of Marijuana Close to 100 million Americans claimed to use marijuana at some point in their lives, and 25 million within the past year (Normal). Marijuana is the most popular illegal drug used in the United States. The legalization of marijuana has caused much controversy...

  2. Should Marijuana Be Legalized for Medical Purposes?

    Should Marijuana be Legalized for Medical Purposes? Marijuana has been used extensively as a medical remedy for more than five thousand years. In the early 1900s, medical usage of marijuana began to decline with the advent of alternative drugs. Injectable opiates and synthetic drugs such as...

  3. Revised Annotated

    Bibliography for the Legalization of Marijuana in the United States Duke, Barrett. "FIRST-PERSON: Why We Shouldn't Legalize Marijuana. " Baptist Press. N.p., 04 Sept. 2012. Web. 18 Mar. 2015. Barrett Dukes article on "Why We Shouldn't Legalize Marijuana" stresses the negative side of marijuana. Duke goes into...

  4. Marijuana Legalization

    Legalization of Marijuana With the United States recovering from a painful recession, the fiery debate over the legalization of marijuana has once again come to the forefront of American politics. The arguments from both sides are valid and convincing. For some, it’s a simple moral issue. For others...

  5. legalize it

    understand why someone would go against the law and jeopardize their life just to use drugs?  The drug that I am talking about is marijuana, and surprisingly it is all around us.  Marijuana is even referred to in today’s mainstream media sources that people enjoy, like music, movies, and TV shows, do not even...

  6. Marijuana Legalization

    Their Own Decisions Regarding Whether Marijuana Should Be Illegal: How Should The Federal Government React? by Joseph Tutro originally appeared in the Tennessee Journal of Law & Policy in Fall 2013. In this article the author works to convince the audience that marijuana should be legalized in all states...

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    Legalization of Marijuana Research has been published in favor of legalizing marijuana. The legalization of marijuana is a political issue that has continued to surface for decades. There is countrywide support lobbying for reinstating the right to use this natural product. A large majority of this...

  8. Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana Several topics in modern day society cause controversy, but one topic that out ranks them all is the legalization of marijuana. The main argument is whether not marijuana should be treated the same as already legalized drugs, such as tobacco and alcohol. Many Americans use...

  9. english

    This naturally found plant known as marijuana is recognized all around the world. This plant is known to be a drug that gives users a “high” and is illegal in almost every location of the world. Some places are very strict when it comes to enforcing that law while others are very lenient. Today more...

  10. LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA AND ITS IMPACT ON SOCIETY

    LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA AND ITS IMPACT ON SOCIETY NAME: THAM YE-JIN CLASS: ENGLISH 1-13 SUBMISSION DATE: 11th AUGUST 2014 Content Page 1.0 Introduction 2 2.0 The issue and background to the debate 2 3.0 The social significance of the...

  11. Legalization

    Legalization of Marijuana There are many problems in the world today Marijuana Legalization is one of them. There has been lots of controversy on Marijuana being legalized in certain states. Since 1996, 18 states have approved marijuana for pains and cancer use. Many more states should approve...

  12. Should Marijuana Be Legalized for Medical Purposes

    Should Marijuana be Legalized for Medical Purposes? Marijuana has been used extensively as a medical remedy for more than five thousand years. In the early 1900s, medical usage of marijuana began to decline with the advent of alternative drugs. Injectable opiates and synthetic drugs such as aspirin...

  13. Ensayo

    health to public parks to marijuana, and how the government and people themselves affect those topics. Gabriel often focuses on marijuana and its legalization as a common theme throughout many of his articles. Gabriel writes about marijuana activists, the DEA, medical marijuana patients, attorneys trying...

  14. Marijuana Legalization: an Annotated Bibiliography

    Bibliography Cohen, Micah. "Marijuana Legalization and States Rights." FiveThirtyEight Marijuana Legalization and States Rights Comments. The New York Times, 8 Dec. 2012. Web. 28 Feb. 2013. Summary: This article starts off by asking a new question about the legalization of marijuana. It doesn’t ask whether...

  15. Argument for legalization of marijuana

    Saunders Management Communication ARGUMENTS FOR AND AGAINST MARIJAUANA LEGALIZATION ARGUMENT FOR THE LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA As of December 1, 2013 twenty-one states have decriminalized marijuana possession, with seven states allowing legal medical use of the drug...

  16. Marijuana Legalization

    Your Name Professor Name Class Title Date The Case for Marijuana Legalization The legalization of marijuana has been a very controversial case for decades, with strong arguments on either side. For most of the 20th century and beyond...

  17. Marijuana

    The Ongoing 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...

  18. The Legalization of Marijuana

    Carlos Reyes Mrs. Schultz Honors English 10 2 December 2011 The Legalization of Marijuana and its Economic Benefits The legalization of marijuana, scientifically known as cannabis or hemp, is considered one of the biggest debates in modern American politics. The United States is currently in debt...

  19. Mla style

    Section W21 27 March 2014 Legalization of Marijuana: Should be Approved? American people have debated over the legalization of marijuana for many years. This discussion is an example of how the united states have struggled to reach an agreement about the use of marijuana. In recent year’s drug policy...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. The Internet

    Alfred Worley Dr. E.L. Blake Eng 16:022 April 22, 2013 Marijuana should be legalized for medicinal purposes Marijuana has widely used as medicine for over five thousand years. The early 1900s, singled the drop of medicinal marijuana with the arrival of other painkillers. Vaccinate opiates...

  23. Marijuanna

    Marijuana Legalization Should recreational marijuana be legalized in the United States? NORML (pg. 145-146) is the (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) and they support the removal of penalties for private possession of small amounts of marijuana. This process is known as the Decriminalization...

  24. LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

     Legalization of Marijuana Student’s Name University Affiliation Legalization of Marijuana Possession of marijuana, a drug scientifically known as “Cannabis Sativa”, is illegal in most countries in the world and has been since the beginning of its prohibition...

  25. The Social Benefits of Legalization of Marijuana

    want to give the definition of Marijuana that is important for my research. “Marijuana is a mixture of leaves, stems and flowering tops of the hemp plant.”(Marijuana, 317). Today in most countries soft narcotics and especially narcotics like marijuana are illegal. Marijuana is a misunderstood drug that...

  26. Economic Effects of the Legalization Of Marijuana

     ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA Prepared for MGMT 2200-014 Written Business Communication Prepared by: April 14, 2013 Table of Contents Executive Summary 3 Introduction 5 Background...

  27. Legalization of Marijuana - tittle

    Jeremy Steinman Mrs. Difabio English 12 2/4/13 The history of Marijuana dates back many years, and has served every culture since the beginning of time. Weed, ganga, pot, hash, bud, and mary jane, have become apart of many peoples lives today across the world. This growing “green” movement has become...

  28. Legalization of Medical Marijuana in Ohio

    Legalization of Medical Marijuana The Cannabis plant, otherwise known as the marijuana plant, has been a topic of major discussion for decades. The one true question still remains: Should marijuana be legal? This question over the legalization of the marijuana plant has become a crucial issue. “Over...

  29. 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...

  30. Legalization of Marijauna

    Legalization Of Marijuana If tobacco is legal, why not legalize and tax marijuana? The packaging of marijuana, and taxing it, would increase revenue for the government. According to the Department of Treasury, as of January 2013, revenue was at 26,515,225,854. (ttb.gov) That includes cigarettes...