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Why not Marijuana?

Lindsay R. Curtis

Why not Marijuana?

by Lindsay R. Curtis

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Published by Texas Alcohol Narcotics Education, inc. in Dallas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marijuana.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementBy Lindsay R. Curtis. Illustrated by Dean Hurst.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5822.M3 C8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5630790M
    LC Control Number68056612

    It concluded that “the prevalence of marijuana use has more than doubled between and , and there was a large increase in marijuana use disorders during that time.” Marijuana use disorders are defined as any condition in Author: Nick Lindsey.   You can ask for the book by name or ISBN John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer 3 Arguments Why Marijuana Should Stay Illegal Reviewed - Duration:

      Since marijuana is illegal at the federal level, you get no quality standards or oversight on the conditions where it is grown, processed, packaged, or sold. It’s an industry where they need to create more users to stay in business. It’s about commercialization not decriminalization, not local folks making a : Deni Carise. But when I started to go through the official archives -- researching my book Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs-- to find out why cannabis was banned back in the s, I discovered that's not what : The Influence.

      The book, written by Dan Michaels, opens up with an introduction and overview and covers some basics and not-so-basic foundational information that allows the reader to develop a deeper appreciation for the plant before hopping into the drool-worthy images.   Marijuana Is Safer, written by nationally recognized marijuana policy experts Steve Fox, Paul Armentano, and Mason Tvert, compares two of the most popular recreational substances in the world — marijuana and alcohol. The book asks why society punishes those who choose to engage in the activity which is relatively safer.


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The arguments I use draw heavily from Sacred Scripture, Catholic Philosophy, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, Science, Medicine, Sociology and Common Sense. Here is an email I received recently from a 21 year old Hispanic Catholic.

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46. The legalization of marijuana became a hot topic in the past week. First, recreational use of the drug became legal in California at the start of Author: David Samadi. Just because people in the past used something for medicinal purposes doesn’t always mean it was a good idea.

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4. Smoking marijuana will most definitely ruin your IQ. National Institute on Drug Abuse. Not to mention how lumpy and misshapen it will make your brain. The Journal of Neuroscience. Smoking Author: Michael Mccutcheon.

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At a Paul McCartney concert at San Francisco’s AT&T Park inMatthew Springer, PhD, wasn’t shocked to be surrounded by a haze of marijuana smoke. He was, however, amazed that the audience. Marijuana may not cause psychosis; something else may cause both psychosis and pot use.

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Rather, sound national drug policy includes international cooperation, research, strengthened law enforcement, treatment, and prevention and education.