The CBD in marijuana may have many medical benefits but until more dispensaries reduce the amount of THC, it is still questionable weather some patients should use marijuana as a medicine. Marijuana can cause damage to premature developing brains and should be tested in a lab before giving to children. Marijuana has more benefits of it being federally legalized than keeping it illegal. The amount of money that can be generated from the marijuana plant is astonishing and would really help America’s economy. Also the best way to prevent teenagers and adolescents from using drugs or alcohol is to inform them on the truth.
Permitting marijuana would have a great economic impact and could raise money. Also, the legalization of marijuana would allow people who suffer from medical problems to get the drug to treat their pain. Additionally, legalizing marijuana is a philosophical issue since the government should let individuals make their own decisions. In conclusion, the positives for legalizing marijuana outweigh the negatives.
It increases cholinergic signaling which... ... middle of paper ... ... are writing those laws have probably done the same thing.” • "Those who argue that legalizing marijuana is a panacea and it solves all these social problems I think are probably overstating the case." Even our own president believes that marijuana should be legalized. Looking at the true facts and benefits of legalizing marijuana can help one realize that it is not a bad idea. It is widely used around the world so one could say that there is already a market for it, but it is illegal. The government can take over this market and regulate it to make billions of dollars and decrease the amount of underage smoking at the same time.
Most Americans are indoctrinated to believe that marijuana is harmful for you; however, upon closer inspection we see that marijuana has more positives than negative outcomes. Marijuana has been around since ancient times. It was first grown as a crop in colonial North America as a source of fiber. Marijuana has the most impact on certain parts of the brain, such as the hippocampus, the cerebellum, the basal ganglia and the cerebral cortex. Studies have shown that the high THC found in marijuana that effect these areas only provide therapeutic benefit that gives an individual a “high”.
Marijuana is from a naturally grown plant so why not be able to use it legally? Well, there are many reasons against the legalization of marijuana and there are also many very good reasons to legalize it for medical and recreational use. So to the government and everyone against legalizing marijuana, too bad! It’s natural and people are going to smoke no matter what the laws are, so why not just make it legal? Making the use of marijuana legal everywhere will more than likely help stop the chaos between the smokers and nonsmokers and reduce the outrageously high total of 858, 408 who are arrested annually for marijuana possession and use.
Marijuana is one of the most popular drugs in the world. Users most commonly use it by smoking its leaves, stems, buds, or flower to experience of sort of hallucinogenic. Scientist discovered that not only does marijuana have a intoxication effect but that it could be used for medical reasons as well. Marijuana has been tested by many scientists who would all agree that it should be legalized if controlled properly by the government. Marijuana has been proven to help with different diseases for different people who are suffering from illnesses where marijuana can help alleviate the pain or make the illness go away.I believe that marijuana needs to be a controlled substance by the government and should be legalized for medical reasons as it could help patients ease pain.
(medicalmarijuana.procon table 1) When they legalized marijuana in the 21 states they thought that it would help to reduce the sell of it on the streets. (Joe Messeri) Also when used in moderation marijuana usually is only about as harmful as tobacco and alcohol. (Joe ... ... middle of paper ... ...s a continual discussion and decision that is made over and over again. Do the pros of marijuana being so great but there are still more states that believe that the cons overweigh the the pros. Yes Marijuana can cure diseases but it can also give diseases.
("Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Decriminalizing Marijuana and Marijuana Use") Actually there are more helpful side effects from marijuana then harmful. In a study posted in the Journal of American Medical Association, marijuana smoking can increase lung capacity. (Archer) Also, certain chemicals found in marijuana, such as cannabidol can help prevent cancer. (Muthyam) Cannabis also helps people going thro... ... middle of paper ... ...use of the drug itself; and where they are, they should be changed. Nowhere is this more clear than in the laws against possession of marijuana in private for personal use…” The legalization of marijuana is a must for the United States.
For decades the marijuana prohibition has been violating individual’s rights, but scientific research has proven that marijuana has therapeutic uses and is harmless compared to other drugs. Therefore, marijuana should not be considered a dangerous drug and should be legalized. The prohibition of marijuana did not end with crime; nonetheless, it is responsible for the imprisonment of thousands of its users. The government’s campaign against marijuana has also created cultural factors that make the use of marijuana socially unacceptable. However, it should be up to each individual to decide if he/she wants to use marijuana whether it is for pleasure or for therapeutic reasons.
Marijuana, also known as weed, has been popular in the United States for many years and people have been smoking marijuana illegally until recently with it becoming more and more legal. It’s ironic once our country starts going downhill we try to do everything possible to make it get better, even if it includes making drugs legal. Sure it has probably increased revenue in the states it is already legal in, but what has it done to the community and its people. Allowing marijuana to be recreational is causing today’s society to become less functional and more dangerous in different ways than we even know. Those who choose to smoke weed are going to smoke it whether it is legal or not it’s a personal choice just like there are those who drink and those who choose not to drink.