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Click to edit Master subtitle style 7/7/11 Legalization and Financial Benefits
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7/7/11 Additional Names ∙ Weed ∙ Mary Jane ∙ Pot ∙ Ganja ∙ Reefer ∙ Chronic ∙ Dope ∙ Herb ∙ Boom ∙ Grass ∙ The green ∙ Kush ∙ Bud ∙ Hash
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7/7/11 History 1900’s Mexicans brought over hemp Clothes, jewelry, smoking Associated the herb with violence: racist 1930’s Henry J Anslinger became head of the Bureau of Narcotics 1937 Marijuana Tax Act: heavy tax that couldn’t be payed 1996 California passed medical
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7/7/11 Positives of Legalization 6.2 billion dollars of annual revenue, nationally Environmentally friendly growing Reduce chance of burnt crops and ruined grounds by inexperienced farmers Increased jobs Decrease in pointless arrests
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7/7/11 Public Safety Options
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Unformatted text preview: • Not allowing marijuana on school grounds – Kids not encouraged to use it or effected by second hand smoke • Not be sold to minors • License to sell and possess marijuana • Driving under the influence prohibited 7/7/11 Opinions • Jillian: I think that marijuana should be legal and taxed because I believe the benefits outweigh the potential costs. I think that there should be restrictions when it comes to age, but I think a lot of the public’s fear comes from lack of information and the negative stigma that is attached to marijuana. 7/7/11 Questions • What are your opinions on the legalization and taxation of marijuana? • Do you think that the revenues predicted are accurate?...
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This note was uploaded on 07/04/2011 for the course ECON 302 taught by Professor Teague during the Spring '11 term at University of Iowa.

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