As a bill seeking to expand louisiana's medical marijuana laws works its way through louisiana's legislature, it's facing a bit of confusion what is fact is the number of car wrecks as a direct result of marijuana use in colorado is up by 48 % with several ending in deaths need the experts/fda to approve. Toker & hooch the argument against marijuana would carry more weight if those making it had a similar perspective on america's alcohol usage 6:18 the daily show clip1/7/2014. -kills cancer cells recent animal studies have shown that marijuana extracts may help kill certain cancer cells and reduce the size of others evidence from argument against “medical marijuana” -more kids will use dope opponents of legalizing medical marijuana have long proposed that it will send a message to. Economic disaster most simply, it is argued that legalization would eliminate criminal problems the state would collect its sales tax, and marijuana users would be happy however, as with alcohol, the use of marijuana will create costs in excess of the sales tax revenue it has been predicted that costs.
The evidence against cannabis • teenagers who smoke cannabis are more likely to develop mental illness recent studies suggest cannabis users are at least six times more likely than non-users to develop schizophrenia a study, published in the british medical journal, found that one in ten people who used. If a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers have their way, doctors in states that have legalized medical marijuana will be able to prescribe it to veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorders this week, tennessee governor bill haslam signed a bill for limited medical use of cannabis oil, a product that. The group used neighboring states — idaho, montana, utah and wyoming to name a few — as controls with the states that legalized pot and did before-and- after comparisons after retail marijuana sales began in colorado, the increase in collision-claim frequency was 14 percent higher than in nearby.
The argument against marijuana legalization has long been focused on the affects it would have on america's youth teen marijuana use has remained relatively steady over the past 5 years, the survey shows that the largest reduction in marijuana use was found in 8th and 10th graders despite critics'. But because underage smoking and alcohol use typically precede marijuana use , marijuana is not the most common, and is rarely the first, “gateway” to illicit drug use there is no conclusive evidence that the drug effects of marijuana are causally linked to the subsequent abuse of other illicit drugs.
Take, for example, one of the philosophically rudimentary arguments: recreational drug use is generally unhealthy for the user therefore, recreational drug use is substitute alcohol, cocaine, heroin, or ecstasy for marijuana here, and similar arguments may be proffered for the view that users of these drugs can also. The marijuana industry is using an upcoming supreme court of canada case dealing with cross-border alcohol limits as an opportunity to argue against provincial government monopoly distribution models for recreational marijuana once it's legal. Niederdeppe four states legalized recreational marijuana in november, nearly doubling the number of states where recreational pot is legal as more states consider joining them, a range of arguments for and against legalization is swirling around the national conversation.
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A republican state lawmaker in louisiana cited a satirical news article during a debate on a medical marijuana bill in the state. Scientific research is clear that marijuana is addictive and that its use significantly impairs bodily and mental functions even where there is strong evidence to suggest that legalizing marijuana would serve little purpose other than to worsen the state's drug problems—addiction, violence, disorder, and death while long. There is growing public opinion regarding marijuana and more specifically, a call to abandon our historically moralistic public policy on its use although advocating changes in moralistic public policy, i am not sure legalizing marijuana is in our best interest as a country allow me to first comment on two. Opponents of legalization worry that fully allowing recreational marijuana use would make pot far too accessible and, as a result, expand its use and misuse the major concern is that letting.