the state of California has revenue of fourteen billion annually for the product of its legalized medical marijuana.” (“Pros of Marijuana Legalization”) Even though marijuana is not legalized all over the United States today, teens and adults still find an easy access to marijuana whenever they...
large. Such has been the assertion of anti-marijuana activist groups and law makers alike. However, it is the position of pro-marijuana groups, such as NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws), that the laws on marijuana imposed by the state and federal governments are more...
number of impassioned individuals on both sides of the issue of whether or not the government should legalize the cannabis plant as a cash crop. I believe that if you carefully look at the pros and cons of legalizing marijuana, you will come to the same conclusion as I have. Legalization of marijuana...
Mainstream vs. Alternative Media; who do we
believe? The Journal of Media Studies Writer Discussion of the legalization of marijuana
brings up two main issues,
those who are pro- marijuana and those who are anti- marijuana. These issues have been
covered by both
. Position paper. New York: American College of Physicians, 2008. (Accessed April 1, 2010)
Wang T. “ Adverse Effects of Medical Cannabinoids: A Systematic Review: Canadian Medical Association Journal June 17, Vol. 178 .
Whitcomb, By Dan. "Marijuana Legalization Will Be on...
. The position of this team asserts the medical benefits derived from use of legalized medical marijuana far outweigh the known risks. Through analysis of research, public opinion, and control protocols implemented by this and other countries, this paper will show a responsible method of...
The Legalization of Marijuana
Political Science 001- Summer Semester
Part #1 (Pro)
Marijuana is a substance that humans around the world use for reasons ranging from enjoyment to medicinal. Marijuana is a substance produced from the plant called Cannabis Sativa. It is...
Legalization of Cannabis
The legalization of the drug called cannabis has been an ongoing effort that has spanned over the past 80 years. Cannabis has many names such as “marijuana,” “weed,” “pot,” and “bud.” The prohibition of cannabis in the United States began in the mid 1930’s when the Federal...
certain medicinal properties. Those opposing legalization of marijuana argue that legalizing marijuana will lead to more use of hard drugs and crime increase. This paper will discuss the two sides of this debate by stating arguments against legalizing marijuana considering it a stepping stone to other...
Marijuana Legalization: Creating a Market Surplus
The dispute over the legalization of marijuana is one of the most controversial issues to take place in the United States. Although some states have voted to legalize, many others are still on the fence saying that Marijuana will has been used...
The Pro-Marijuana camp advocates the legalization of marijuana for recreational use stating the medical, economical, and social benefits resulting from the legalization of marijuana. They believe that marijuana should be regulated by the federal government and can bring about lower crime...
Running head: JUST SAY NO TO LEGALIZATION
Just Say No to Legalization of Marijuana
Legalization of illicit drugs is a controversial topic. Proponents approach the issue from many vantage points. This paper will address two main arguments proponents of drug...
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...
Dr. E.L. Blake
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...
legalization may attempt to be non-bias in the way the information is presented but the bias could be perceived in the chosen position; either for or against. Even the DEA is perceived as bias in their stance to continue to rule marijuana as an illegal and illicit substance when there appears to be...
December 14, 2009
Cannabis: The Billion Dollar Crop
When most people are asked about their opinion of marijuana, not very many actually have a problem with the drug itself. The driving force behind their decision to be against marijuana is based...
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...
Why Marijuana Should not be Legalized?
In America today, marijuana is the most commonly used illegal drug. The name marijuana is a Mexican slang word, which became popular in the 1930’s, which refers to the...
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...
being illegal. The arguments are valid and sensible. I can understand why so many people are against the legalization of marijuana but there many arguments that contradict their position.
More than 500 economists have supported the legalization of marijuana. They all agree that the legalization of...
would benefit the economy. In the following paper we examine the economic benefits of legalizing marijuana. The paper begins with a general look at how the economy could be boosted with legalization and then discusses the specific benefits as they involve the imprisonment of non-violent drug...
one drug (like marijuana or another drug), the paper should have a general focus on legalizing illicit drugs.
This paper is intended to be a research paper that explores all sides of this issue (pro AND con) and is not intended to be a position paper
paper should be between 9 and 11 pages doubled...
Chief Justice G. Abenes
The legalization of marijuana has always been a controversial issue in this country, and has recently been the cause of distinction between a conservative and liberal politician. The federal law prohibiting marijuana stemmed from the Prohibition...
Legalize or demonize?
Marijuana has been a part of culture for centuries and has even been cultivated and sold by prominent members of American society. I chose the topic because of the political implications that have become an issue within the last decade and wanted to be able to...
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...
Legalize it, Don’t Criticize It
Brigham Young University-Idaho
In Jacob Cecil’s paper, who is a BYU-Idaho student majoring in social work talks about controversial topic on the legalization of...
Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized
Weed, pot, marijuana, ganja, wacky tabacky. Whatever you want to call it, its all Cannabis. It is a drug that about 80 million Americans admitted to having smoked in their lifetime (survey done by the federal government), that is about 23% of the population. I’m...
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...
introduced. The third article is a paper written by Tia Taylor from the American College of Physicians titled “Supporting Research into the Therapeutic Role of Marijuana”. This article is more scientifically based then the other two. The article is a position paper showing the American College of...
primary use throughout history has been for abusive purposes more than anything else. Marijuana has medicinal uses and the stalks of the plants can be used for making paper or even fibers for ropes or canvases. All this takes a backseat to the reputation marijuana has as an illegal drug throughout...