Marijuana Debate - Springfield, IL

Discuss the national Marijuana debate in Springfield, IL.

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

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Winston

Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

#1 Aug 25, 2010
There should be no law outlawing the production, distribution, or use of marijuana by adults for adults. Private institutions--including employers and schools--can make their own rules on the issue. That's how a truly free society works!

I'm not a toker myself; I'm just someone who believes in individual liberty. Lawmakers and police are no better than the rest of us!
Don Osborn

Glen Carbon, IL

#2 Aug 25, 2010
Yes pot is good -I smoke all the time.
Mike Oxlong

Springfield, IL

#3 Aug 27, 2010
You’ll also see that the history of marijuana’s criminalization is filled with:

* Racism
* Fear
* Protection of Corporate Profits
* Yellow Journalism
* Ignorant, Incompetent, and/or Corrupt Legislators
* Personal Career Advancement and Greed

Proof here. Stop making decisions on what other people say...start researching for yourself and create YOUR OWN opinions

http://www.drugwarrant.com/articles/why-is-ma...
Ms. Milley

Springfield, IL

#4 Aug 30, 2010
might as well legalize it and tax it think of the income it would generate and last time i checked people werent becoming addicted to marijuana or selling there first born, it more a social or medical drug and you cant OD on it whats the worse to happen you eat up all your food then pass out on your couch!!!
gary

Springfield, IL

#5 Aug 31, 2010
YES
littleapril

Paducah, KY

#6 Oct 28, 2010
b/c in help ppl have cancer & ect.
littleapril

Paducah, KY

#7 Oct 28, 2010
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Anna Gillespie

Springfield, IL

#8 Dec 12, 2010
it will help sick people eat or sleep or deal with pain. if they legalize it the can tax it and make some money
Joey

Springfield, IL

#9 Dec 24, 2010
It's always been around since I could remember, might as well just tax it and put it all towards education!!!!
rachel

Springfield, IL

#10 Mar 13, 2011
I don't support sitting on your arse and getting baked all day, but it should be a right of every citizen. no one dies from weed. in fact, there are lots of medical benefits. maybe if people had more self control, it wouldn't look so bad
Rachel

Springfield, IL

#11 Mar 13, 2011
Perfectly worded
Winston wrote:
There should be no law outlawing the production, distribution, or use of marijuana by adults for adults. Private institutions--including employers and schools--can make their own rules on the issue. That's how a truly free society works!
I'm not a toker myself; I'm just someone who believes in individual liberty. Lawmakers and police are no better than the rest of us!
Tam

Chicago, IL

#12 Mar 17, 2011
PMS
Elfi Metz

Springfield, IL

#13 Mar 25, 2011
The punishment doesn't fit the 'crime'. If legalized, tax it and treat it like tobacco or alcohol. Not only can monies be made through tax and other uses of lesser hemp but monies are also saved by keeping people out of overcrowded jail.
Joseph

Peoria, IL

#14 Aug 1, 2011
Better for the economy
J. W. Bjerk

Springfield, IL

#15 Aug 13, 2011
Congress has no authority to ban it. Let individual states decide for themselves.
Brian Neil

Springfield, IL

#16 Jul 8, 2012
The Legalization of Marijuana would stimulate jobs in a economy that need it. We could also make hemp which is a replacement for rope.
don shevell

United States

#18 Jan 4, 2013
It all ways help when cumin home from a long day at wrk an tha kids talk play cook listen make bath water for ? Kids then listen to ya wife or husband for about there job problems !!! Ohh a plus this high a gas prices cum on an this is a everyday thing ! Give me a lite need to smoke now!!! A go to bed goodnite.
Dameron

Columbia, TN

#19 Dec 13, 2013
Follow this link to the top 10 most influential organizations for legalizations:

www.dinafem.org/en/blog/canabis-marijuana-leg ...#

The links on this page include LEAP (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition).

There are also links to peer reviewed studies that challenge the notion that canabis has no medicinal value.

You're welcome.
Edward

Chicago, IL

#20 Feb 28, 2014
Yes . I think it should be legalized.
Jeremy Rupp

Springfield, IL

#21 Apr 26, 2014
YES!!!

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