Free Essays on Marijuana Persuasive

  1. Legalization of Marijuana

    Thesis Statement: My persuasive speech is on the topic of Marijuana Legalization. When some people hear this their mind immediately refers backs to the "Reefer Madness" phobia. Back in the 1930’s the government came out with movies and advertisements that would show people going nuts from smoking...

  2. Legalizing Marijuana-Persuasive Outline

    Joe Good Example Persuasive Speech Outline Purpose: To persuade my audience to: support the legalization of marijuana, because of it being able to provide many medical as well as economic benefits for the United States if legalized. Thesis Statement: Marijuana has been regarded as a harmful...

  3. Thesis on Legalization of Marijuana

    Persuasive Essay Final Paper December 11, 2010 Persuasive Essay Final Paper The economic woes that plague the United States will be invigorated through the Legalization of Marijuana. Embracing cannabis for personal, medical, and industrial use will encourage economic growth and stability. The...

  4. Persuasive Essay

    Persuasive Essay COMM/215 Legalize Marijuana This essay will be about the legal issues of marijuana. The California government chooses to have a vote in California and other states and it passed the vote, now the federal government is trying to shut down dispensaries in the state. Even though California...

  5. Legalizing Marijuana

    In this persuasive essay, I have chosen to write about legalizing the use of marijuana for recreational use. I am taking the classic (deductive) approach. I have chosen to write about legalizing the use of marijuana for recreational use.” In a groundbreaking move, Colorado and Washington voters have...

  6. Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalizing Marijuana In Michigan studies showed that 71.1 percent of patients who are treated with marijuana reported no vomiting or nausea. Ninety percent of the patients receiving marijuana decided to remain on marijuana. The only problem is the likelihood that medical marijuana becoming legalized...

  7. Marijuana

    crimes.” The prohibition of marijuana has proven to be a failure and a waste of resources. In addition, prohibition has hurt society more than it has helped. Also, marijuana can be used as a medicine to treat many life threatening illnesses. The legalization of marijuana will generate enormous tax revenue...

  8. 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...

  9. Marijuana: Cause and Effect

    November 2011 Marijuana: Cause and Effect Today in America, millions of American citizens are both confused and outraged by the fact that there are still laws that are preventing people from using one of the most popular and controversial, illegal substances in the world: marijuana. According to recent...

  10. 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...

  11. 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...

  12. Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana All people have their own particular views about everything and possess their own beliefs on everything as well. In the following contents of this persuasive piece, I am going to convince you that Marijuana isn’t near as bad as it is depicted or publicized. I feel as if...

  13. Affects of Smoking Marijuana

    what the effects of marijuana are on the heart, lungs, or the brain or some immediate effects? Well the reason I am here today is to tell you some facts about it. One study found that an abuser’s risk of heart attack more than quadruples in the first hour after smoking marijuana. The researchers suggest...

  14. Medical Marijuana

    Professor's Name Class Date Medical Marijuana in Society's Hands Medical Marijuana is a legal drug in some states and is prescribed for different illnesses, both because it has been believed to help cure diseases and because it can alleviate pain. The legalization of marijuana has caused controversy regarding...

  15. Marijuana Persuasive Research Paper

    Persuasive essay I firmly believe that marijuana should be legalized in America for both medical and recreation use. There are many reasons to support this opinion. Marijuana prohibition is a costly failure, studies have shown no negative health effects from the smoking of marijuana and can actually...

  16. The Legalization for Marijuana

    Argumentative paper English April 24, 2011 The Legalization for Marijuana Weed. Pot. Dope. Cannabis. Grass. Marijuana. For years there has been a negative stigma attached to this plant, but that's exactly what it is, a plant, an herb that grows in the ground, and it is not inherently vile...

  17. 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...

  18. 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...

  19. SOC 331 ASH Course Tutorial / UOPhelp

    white working class in ‘Coming Apart’ § Can the working class be saved? § Charles Murray on white America [Radio broadcast] State vs. Federal Marijuana Legalization. For this assignment, you will again follow the suggestion to “look at justice through… frameworks that permit careful analysis and evaluation...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana Legalization of cannabis, or marijuana, is one of the most controversial topics being discussed today. Marijuana could be controlled like alcohol if it were to be legalized. Marijuana has never caused any deaths by usage. It is impossible to overdose by using just marijuana. Marijuana...

  23. 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...

  24. 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...

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  26. Legalize Marijuana

    AJ Riley American Literature Bren Block A Topic: Legalizing Marijuana Specific Purpose: To tell you why marijuana should be legalized Thesis: Marijuana should be legalizes for many reasons, including Medical use, get our government out of debt, and also to Reduce crime Introduction ...

  27. Marijuana to Save the Economy

    Persuasive speech: Legalizing Marijuana Marijuana, also known as Cannabis, is part of human history and has been debated whether it has medical benefits or just is another addictive drug. It has been traced in ancient Chinese dynasties as early as 2737 B.C. to be used for medical purposes, to Jamestown...

  28. Positives and Negatives of Legalizing Marijuana

    all illegal drugs including marijuana, but while researching this topic, I have learned a lot about some of the positives of legalizing marijuana use. Considering it is classified as an illegal controlled substance, I have always been under the assumption that marijuana was bad for people, no matter...

  29. 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...

  30. Medical Marijuana

    company name] | Medical Marijuana…Legal | Nov 19 2012 | Cannabis, Weed, Mary Jane and Hash are some of the names that people refer to when the talk about marijuana. Marijuana is one of the most frequently used illicit substances in the United States and marijuana abuse and dependence are highly...

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    working, or when they’re unhappy about their lives or where their lives are going. Look at life’s big picture, and have priorities in order. Persuasive Essay: Say No To Drugs Filed under: Uncategorized —— mwooly @ 3:18 pm Why We Should Not Do Drugs Hey I know you might already know this, but doing...

  32. 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...

  33. Legalizing Medical Marijuana

    Legalizing Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana was legalized in Michigan during the last election on November 4, 2008. The Michigan’s medical marijuana law, Initiated Law 1 of 2008 received an unbelievable 63% of votes. It actually received the majority support in 83 of Michigan’s counties. This...

  34. Power of Persuasion

    Being persuasive can also be an extremely handy tool to have in relationships. Dale Carnegie's, How to Win Friends and Influence People, discusses communicating, listening to, and persuading people. The book basically teaches you how to be a likable person and likeable people are more persuasive people...

  35. Legalization of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana A hot topic in this day and age that has many United States lawmakers, reformists, and citizens alike battling is the issue of legalizing marijuana. There are many benefits in the legalization of marijuana. There are several organizations throughout the United States that support...

  36. 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...

  37. Legalization of Marijuana

    Should Marijuana be Legalized? Citizens of the United States have long asked themselves whether or not marijuana should be legalized. Marijuana has benefits and disadvantages which lend it to being a controversial topic for the government. Those in favor and those in opposition of legalization...

  38. The Legalization of Marijuana 2

    Marijuana Legalization Marijuana (Cannabis): harmless or harmful? Marijuana is a mixture of shredded leaves, stems, seeds, and flowers of the hemp plant. Marijuana is the most widely used illegal drug in the America. For years marijuana has been made out to be this horrible drug. Some believe it’s...

  39. 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...

  40. 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...

  41. Legalized Marijuana

    Marijuana Legalization Marijuana is not a new thing to the US, not to mention the world; it is a drug that people use to for recreation, and also medical purposes. As a matter of fact, marijuana has been around for thousands of years. People from different countries around the world use it to cure...

  42. Marijuana. Essay.

     Marijuana Can I see a show of hands how many people here have ever smoked Cannabis sativa, commonly known as marijuana? I see none of you raised your hand. Well obviously no one would want to admit to a criminal activity in front of their teacher. But why is it that smoking pot is so taboo...

  43. 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...

  44. Marijuana Legalization

    government has ruled that marijuana is illegal under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) (21 U.S.C. § 811), research suggests that marijuana can have many positive effects on people suffering from various diseases. The State of California has recognized the medical benefits of marijuana and in “2003, Senate...

  45. The Economic Benefits of Legalizing Marijuana

    of Legalizing Marijuana In 2007, the American economy took a downturn known as the recession. People began looking for a quick fix to our nation’s economic problems and one fix may be right in front of us, with the legalization of marijuana. The debate about legalizing marijuana has been going...

  46. 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...

  47. Exploring marijuana laws in canada

    Substance Laws- Cannabis in Canada Marijuana is a drug that seems to defy law enforcement and continues to be publicly supported and used. After many years there have been billions of dollars spent on enforcing marijuana laws without any noticeable effect. Leaving marijuana illegal creates an underground...

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    topic or area of interest? |Drugs. Marijuana. I have always felt that if it was legalized | | |it would help the economy. Research has shown that marijuana | | ...

  49. 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...

  50. An Essay On Legalization Of Marijuana

    Legalization of Marijuana Alec Heffner Cannabis, a drug that is most commonly known throughout our society as marijuana, has been a hot topic of conversation over the last few years. The legalization of marijuana has proven to be one of the most controversial issues of our time. When considering whether...

  51. Medicinal Marijuana

    Medical Marijuana; A Controversial Issue Have you ever thought that marijuana could medically help you? Ben Dickinson, author of “What if weed is exactly what you need?” in Esquire, writes, ”Whatever the risk, many AIDS patients with treatment-induced nausea, appetite lose, and wasting syndrome claim...

  52. Cons of Legalizing Marijuana

    CON OF LEGALIZING MARIJUANA The right to legalize marijuana has been around for a long time. As the years passed people have brought back the issue of legalizing marijuana. And for this reason is why people are taking action to oppose the legalization of marijuana. Marijuana should not be legalized...

  53. 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...

  54. Legalizing Marijuana

    LEGALIZING MARIJUANA No Government should have the authority to ban a natural product. Abuse of power is more dangerous than any drug. However, in 2013 Marijuana Prohibition is still in effect. For decades Marijuana has been portrayed as a harmful drug that causes horrible long term and short term...

  55. A controversial issue: The legalization of marijuana

    The legalization of marijuana is a controversial issue that has been debated heavily over the last couple of decades. Marijuana is a currently illegal drug made from the dried flower clusters and leaves of the cannabis plant, which is usually smoked to induce euphoria or “high” and to heal and soothe...

  56. 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...

  57. Marijuana

    In the perspective of America’s war on drugs, marijuana is one of the biggest issues across the country. Which poses a relevant question as to why marijuana is illegal, if alcohol and tobacco, two life threatening substances, legal. The fact that marijuana is illegal is mostly caused by the amount of...

  58. 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...

  59. Marijuana Legalzation

    Marijuana: Legalize It. Marijuana is a very prominent and controversial issue in todays society. Although many slanderous claims have been made about cannabis in recent history, the societal views are slowly starting to change on the drug based on some resurfaced truths. Unfortunately, these truths...

  60. Persuasive Marjuana Paper

    The use of marijuana among teens “From 1992 to 2001, the proportion of children and teenagers in treatment for marijuana dependence and abuse jumped 142 percent.”( National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse) It’s a known fact that young kids smoke marijuana. Marijuana is a gateway drug to many...