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Many opponents say that people do not want marijuana to be legalized, but studies now show that “fifty-eight percent of people are on board with legalizing marijuana”(10 Facts About Marijuana). This illuminates that the public has also approved use of marijuana. Marijuana should be legalized because the public is now accepting the idea of the legalization of this drug, and als... ... middle of paper ... ...anger and the effects of alcohol and cigarettes outweigh the danger and the risks of Marijuana, and the gateway effect is just a theory that cannot be proven or disproven and therefore, should not be used in an argument. If cigarettes and alcohol are legal than marijuana should be too! Works Cited "10 Facts About Marijuana."