Marijuana Debate - Erie, PA

Discuss the national Marijuana debate in Erie, PA.

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

Erie supports
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159
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25

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Jonny R.
#236 Aug 16, 2012
It's a harmless flower given to us from the earth,It helps many people with many different types of ailments, Some as simple as relaxing and relieving stress and some as serious as wasting disease. All with no dangerous side effects at all. its is a crime in itself that people are persecuted for using and distributing,cultivating exct. "Free Us"
Sex Machine

South San Francisco, CA

#237 Aug 16, 2012
Marijuana Prohibition is Absurd and always has been.people have been using it for thousands of years with problems except from the prohibition of it. Simple as that. Any one still saying that it is harmful in anyway that deserves prohibition. they are brain washed by bull pucky or work in a branch of law enforcement that stands to lose money from legalization of it. "Live Truth" "Live True Freedom for all"
Sex Machine

South San Francisco, CA

#238 Aug 16, 2012
I am sorry for for the type error....."Thousands of years with NO problems"
Raindance Maggie

United States

#239 Aug 16, 2012
One of the problems that the marijuana reform movement consistently faces is that everyone wants to talk about what marijuana does, but no one ever wants to look at what marijuana prohibition does.

Marijuana never kicks down your door in the middle of the night and puts a fully loaded assault rifle in your face. Marijuana never locks up sick and dying people in cages with rapist and murders. Marijuana does not suppress medical research. Marijuana does not peek in bedroom windows. Marijuana does not take away kids scholarships.

Even if one takes every reefer madness allegation of the prohibitionists at face value, marijuana prohibition has done far more harm to far more people than marijuana ever could.
ggggg

Erie, PA

#240 Aug 25, 2012
Jane wrote:
No! We have enough dope heads in this town.
are they bothering you?
Todd Thomas

Harrodsburg, KY

#242 Aug 30, 2012
Marijuana has never killed anybody, therefore it should be legal so kids wont go under the kitchen sink or medicine cabinets to get stoned and die....Just sayin it doesn't take a "Rocket Surgeon" to figure that out!
bluntman

United States

#243 Sep 25, 2012
Weed is better the most the other shit
what the

Erie, PA

#244 Sep 25, 2012
bluntman wrote:
Weed is better the most the other shit
yeah, type it in the search, find it, tell everyone what you think, yeah brah
m.murphy

Erie, PA

#246 Oct 4, 2012
there is no reason it should be illegal when used responsibly by adults
you need not my name

Erie, PA

#247 Nov 11, 2012
There was more harm done between alcohol and tobacco in the last year than maijuana in the last 1000's of years its been used, plus legalizing and taxing it would generate billions of dollars per year including money saved from the (failing) drug war and would over all benefit everyone except the people who run the perscription drug companies who would lose a lot of money because people don't need their drugs they have a better, more organic, less harmful drug. But in all realization the government will not do it without a large movement by the people and still its a big chance.

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#248 Nov 17, 2012
Cannabis has been used for recreation and as a medicine since before the ancient egyptians. Many anxiety sufferers could substitute their benzodiazepine use(a deadly and addictive drug, that is one of the few substances, alongside alcohol, that can cause death due to acute withdrawal). Some with chronic pain have been able to quit using morphine and other heroin-like pharmaceuticals and are able to use cannabis instead. Any single OTC rx you can think of causes more deaths per year than cannabis has in its entire history of human use. The negative effects of pot are negligible when compared to alcohol or tobacco. Prohibition doesn't work, it makes criminals rich, thus causing more to turn to "crime"... really I could go on forever. I figure thats enough though.
Luis

Mooresville, NC

#249 Nov 26, 2012
Get your head on straight! Don't like drinking! I'm a full time regular worker! Just trying to live the good life.
Sam

Meadville, PA

#252 Dec 5, 2012
Why the hell not?
rob

Lansdowne, PA

#253 Dec 29, 2012
yes i dont find it a lot to yell on ok
smoke 'em n toke 'em

Erie, PA

#254 Jan 8, 2013
it would benefit the economy and lower the crime rate. Thumbs up
Green Thumb

North East, PA

#255 Jan 16, 2013
Harmless and helps people relax after a tough day. It's an escape from stress. Alcohol is more dangerous, but yet it is legal. Strange world we live in...
luckylou814

Erie, PA

#256 Jan 17, 2013
legalize = less people in the legal system
taxation = a head start for our state and local economy
Fast Freddy

Erie, PA

#258 Oct 24, 2013
a medicine not only for mind and body, it helps the inner soul to watch your own medicine grow
Irish

Newark, NJ

#259 Oct 27, 2013
We know all the pros and cons and the pros weigh out. Lets just follow suit with Washington and Colorado.
FIGHTFORTHETRUTH

North East, PA

#260 Oct 27, 2013
it will end the ghost war in the us to fight against poverty to put drugs in everybody's hands and use it to obtain vehicles sell them and put innocent people behind bars and use the smell of weed to gain access to your home vehicle and airplanes its useless and it needs to be stopped

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