Marijuana…….a Profitable Crop Sold to Boost the Economy or a Tool of Destruction?
Professor Joan Cormier
08 Jan. 2013
Marijuana…….a Profitable Crop Sold to Boost the Economy or a Tool of Destruction? The legalization of marijuana for recreational use is a highly debatable subject in our culture, and it has been for several decades. Marijuana has been approved for medicinal purposes in many states to date, and use has been legally permitted in two states as of this year two- thousand and thirteen. There are numerous pros and cons associated with marijuana use, as with any drug whether it is legal or not. There are legitimate reasons for sanctioned recreational use of marijuana including …show more content…
“Initiatives [were] passed,” on the sixth day of November in the year two-thousand and twelve,
“allowing the possession and sale of pot for recreational use” in Colorado and Washington.
Kevin Sabet, a former senior adviser to the Obama administration’s Office of National Drug
Control Policy, told NBC News, “Once these states actually try to implement these laws, we will see an