Marijuana Debate - Rupert, WV

Discuss the national Marijuana debate in Rupert, WV.

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

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Lewisburg, WV

#21 Mar 20, 2011
Like i said, would end a lot of crime or reduce it anyway

Charleston, WV

#22 Sep 25, 2012
Why it kills brain cell even Doctors that approve it for medical reasons will tell you that! We don't need any more brain cells killed here

Oakvale, WV

#23 Oct 1, 2012
Rick Duggan wrote:
Fine by me.Im sorry about Meleah,she was a good person.Dianna,SHE DIDNT MISS BECAUSE OF WORK,SHE MISSED BECAUSE THEY WENT TO SUMMERSVILLE LAKE.I never had a problem with u but your family keeps talking shit about me because they are mad that im gonna be in the girls lives.They are all sellfish.I hate that we have had family and friends to die but its bad when u hope that i use and die from it.My past haunts me but im not gonna let anyone get to me.Have a good life Dianna.
maleah deserved to die stupid fat fkn bi***
The Radio Star

Euless, TX

#24 Oct 2, 2012
In a 2010 report by the Common Sense for Drug Policy Organization, the American annual causes of death were classified under the following categories:

Tobacco Related 430,700
Alcohol Related 110,640
Prescription Drugs 32,000
Suicide 30,575
Homicide 18,272
Drug Induced Deaths 16,926
NSAIDís (such as Aspirin) 7,600
Marijuana 0 deaths

Before you start to wonder about the veracity of the figures above, you should be aware that no one has ever been officially declared dead from direct or indirect marijuana consumption.

Culpeper, VA

#25 Oct 2, 2012
Pot , pills, and needles are not the problem. The problem is that no matter how much we see wasred lives and sadness ccaused by thse things there are so many stupid people doing it. What the hell is wrong with you people ? When did you not know this stuff is bad for you and society as well.?
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Ottaa here

Harrisonburg, VA

#27 Jan 5, 2013
Its safer then beer
Who r u

Hopewell, VA

#28 Jan 10, 2013
It's better to smoke pot than them fn pills

Princeton, WV

#29 Jan 16, 2013
I've always supported the use of weed.It don't make you do stupid stuff like the liquor,the pills,and the needles. In my opinion I think they need to crack down and worry more about the pill and needle use than worrying about someone smoking a joint and staying happy

Princeton, WV

#30 Jan 16, 2013
it is WRONG...

Princeton, WV

#31 Feb 8, 2013
Drugs are taking over this state. It has the highest deaths for overdoses. We need undercover cops please. Clean up this area.
Roscoe P Coltrane

Oklahoma City, OK

#32 Feb 8, 2013
concerned wrote:
Drugs are taking over this state. It has the highest deaths for overdoses. We need undercover cops please. Clean up this area.
I love it when all you narrow minded prohibitionist puppets freak out into panic mode like that on topix. After this little plant is legalized I'm gonna personally point my finger at every single one of you and laugh in your face.

Princeton, WV

#33 Mar 27, 2013
We think that it helps medical conditions

White Sulphur Springs, WV

#34 Mar 28, 2013
Welfare people are wanting it passed go get a job u bum

Anonymous Proxy

#35 Mar 28, 2013
a lot of people need their meds,i know I do,pillheads make it hard on us all,pot is harmless but mself I don't like it

Hurricane, WV

#36 Mar 31, 2013
It should be legalized but not until a test can be created to reasonably test accurate intoxication levels as say an alcohol DUI as well as what that said level should be. Pot can be overused and does slow the reflexes in these instances contrary to many peoples arguements and hesitation in reflexes can cause accidents. Not arguing it is better nor worse than say alcohol or pills, just saying it can have negative influences and consequences also.
I Call Your Bluff

Oklahoma City, OK

#37 Apr 1, 2013
concerned wrote:
Drugs are taking over this state. It has the highest deaths for overdoses. We need undercover cops please. Clean up this area.
So who died from a marijuana overdose?....I don't like liars.

White Sulphur Springs, WV

#38 Apr 11, 2013
aint no worse than alchohol
country girl

United States

#39 Oct 6, 2013
It is sad that this state. Is beginning to be more know for the drug abuse than for the beauty. Of the state it is a shame that so many are dying here and what for the bigger better high there is from Rupert rainelle and don't forget quinwood more people on drugs than not and it is not only the young

Since: Oct 13

United States

#40 Oct 15, 2013
Id like to see it legalized. i have cancer and its the only thing that helps me eat and not be in pain all of the time. there are a lot of people besides myself who could bennifit from the medicinal side of it. diabetics, people with back pain or nerve pain, people suffering from mental illness etc. There has never been an incident where pot has caused death. the only side effect is short term memory loss which is restored after your high is gone. its much healthier and safer than other drugs. besides, God made it for us to use!
Mostly in Favor

Charleston, WV

#41 Oct 23, 2013
I am mostly in favor of making it legal but do believe they need to come up with a testing system like they do with alcohol and medications. If you smoke too much marijuana it does slow the reflexes and decision making which can impair driving and other activities. Maybe not to the degree of alcohol but it does happen. I currently do not partake but do suffer chronic pain and migraines and believe it can help many people. Just like with medications (pills,patches,etc) it's the ones who misuse that make it hard on the ones who truly need it.

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