Essay on Should Marijuana Be Legalized?

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Legalizing Marijuana
A major issue in the United States right now is legalizing marijuana. When it comes to legalizing marijuana there is one major ways that it can be legalized in a state. One way that marijuana can be legalized is for medical purposes. With medical marijuana this allows patients who can not eat or are going through a lot of pain the THC in the marijuana will make the patients hungry and will take the pain away or at least ease it so that it is bearable to take. THC or tetrahydrocannabinol is the chemical in marijuana that gives the body the feeling after smoking marijuana. THC effects five different parts of the brain. The five departments that THC effects is thinking, memory, pleasure, coordination, and time perception. There is natural THC in the body but when you smoke marijuana it increases what is already there and gives the feeling that you read about when it comes to marijuana. Medical marijuana patients can go to a shops that sells medical marijuana and and show their card that the doctor prescribes and buy marijuana due to what the doctor says that they should take to help their case. I do believe after reading scholarly and popular article, that having medical marijuana legal could help benefit the communities and cities that legalize and take taxes out on medical marijuana.
In the “People’s Counterattack” article it is mainly focused on medical marijuana and how different states have options on it. In the article nine states and two cities,…

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