Paper Four - Proposition 19, also known as the Regulate,...

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Proposition 19, also known as the Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010. on the November 2, 2010 California had a satewide ballot vote on the acted. With 54% agasint prostion 19 the act wasn't passed. Propostion 19 not being passed is a current trend in america today becuase there are many factors that explain how the leagalization of marijuana would be awful for our scoitity. First marajunana has harmful effects on adolesnets. Also, marijuana has meny dangerous medical effects. Lastly, marijuana could promote crime, by other drug use. On the other hand people in america think it would help by legalzing marijuana. First, by being able to corntrol canbnabis it would help the crime rate go down. also, by decrimalzing marjauna it could be taxed and provide money for the goverment. last the goverment could control and regulate the drug. One of the reasons people think if propostion 19 was passed it would be helpful to soctiey is it would help lower the crime rate. Using and selling marijauna is a non voleint act so why should people be jailed for it. "But under current laws, a person in possession of an ounce or less of marijuana with a valid ID is not eligible to go to prison or even be arrested, said Joseph Esposito, head deputy of the Los Angeles district
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2010 for the course ENGLISH com 101 taught by Professor Jondoe during the Fall '10 term at Heartland Community College.

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