Why Marijuana should be legalized By:Eli Padgett

Marijuana is a controversial topic in America currently. Many people have reconsidered their negative opinion towards cannabis due to the many benefits it offers.
Cannabis could provide many benefits for our country and should be legalized in the united states
Since marijuana Is currently and unregulated market, its potential tax revenue cant be taken advantage of. In the first year of legal Cannabis in Colorado, the state made an estimated $996 million
The current laws on the drug are preventing its potential medical benefits. Marijuana has been proven to show medical benefits and have fewer harmful side effects than a lot of over the counter drugs that are legal today.
Hemp is also another amazing resource provided by the plant. Hemp could be used as an alternative for many different things produced in the US.

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