Legalize marijuana.docx - Legalize Marijuana Marijuana is still considered an illegal substance today in the U.S I believe that this is outrageous

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Legalize Marijuana Marijuana is still considered an illegal substance today in the U.S. I believe that this is outrageous because it is virtually impossible to harm yourself while using marijuana. The only way to harm yourself from it would be if you bought it off the streets and it was laced with something. If it were legal and you bought it from a dispensary there would be a guarantee that you know what you are buying. Alcohol is legal even though so many deaths are associated with drunk driving and alcohol poisoning every year. I truly believe that legalizing marijuana would be a very beneficial thing for this country. Not only would it create more jobs and money, but also help people who are addicted to more harmful substances find a better alternative (Beck, 2017). Studies show that marijuana has positive effects on people suffering with depression, body pain, and low appetite. Right now, CBD, which is extracted from marijuana, is legal and
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  • Spring '20
  • Economics, Law, Drug control law, Illegal drug trade

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