Marijuana Debate - Tucson, AZ

Discuss the national Marijuana debate in Tucson, AZ.

Do you support the legalization of Marijuana?

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tomyluc

Show Low, AZ

#1 Aug 24, 2010
Marijuana has gotten a bad rap by the public and politicians for decades. Booze is legal and results in the death of 250,000 persons in this country alone. The same politicians who oppose it's legalization will then retire to an anti-room and have a nice glass of scotch. The legalization would bring in revenue to the state. Of course we will have to deal with those who are stupid about the way they act while under the influence, however I don't hear those who oppose it complaining about the DUI deaths caused by alcohol! most of those who use pot sit and relax while under the influence, unlike liquor, which is served in bars and those people drive home! The U.S government banned pot due to Illegal immigrants back in the 20's, prior to that they had tax stamps printed up, but my info tells me they printed only 3. Thus making it impossible for it to be obtained legally. Provide a growers permit that is taxable, reasonably, and allow it to be purchased under the same conditions as liquor! Only to those who are 21 and the sales should be taxed. Lets not forget that liquor is used by the church in their ceremony, wine, and that cigarettes are pumped up with nicotene which the FDA has banned from public purchase,yet tabacco companies have added in one way or another for decades!
maximusarmy

United States

#2 Aug 25, 2010
I need it due to being wouded by gunfire in the stomach
janicedockins

Tucson, AZ

#4 Aug 25, 2010
this is about freedom, liberty and our rights we should be able to smoke this like we can tobacco.
it would end the "war on drugs" and put the pushers out of biz!
i loled

Tucson, AZ

#5 Aug 25, 2010
I don't know about ending the war on drugs, honestly it might do better if you simply took pot off the hit list. All I know is there has never been a pot user in history that woke up in a prison cell saying "what the heck happened last night" and then a cop tells them "oh you just went crazy and killed someone", but with alcohol? Yeah, its happened a lot with alcohol.
nobody

Tucson, AZ

#6 Aug 26, 2010
Too many reasons to mention. Hell yeah!!!
ova weight

Tucson, AZ

#7 Aug 26, 2010
Hell NO! thats why I weigh 350 damn pounds! keep that stuff away from me! it make you laugh and eat too much....beans chili crackers cookies lobster hamburgers, all this stuff taste good when u smoke pot, HELL NO---dont legalize it!!!! can I join the gym now?
thomas

Tucson, AZ

#8 Aug 28, 2010
prohibition has not, does not, and will never work
kirk

Tucson, AZ

#9 Aug 28, 2010
i think the war on drugs is an epic failure and all it does is perpetuate itself, leagalize, tax and control and pay for american health care with the $
Edward

Tucson, AZ

#10 Aug 29, 2010
MUCH less dangerous than alcohol or cigarettes!!!! Spain leagalized everything in 1982, and they have NO problem with drugs like we do. We waste our money on the DEA and it only gets worse.
Cuzzin Sam

Phoenix, AZ

#11 Aug 29, 2010
Could help revive the economy with a brand new market. Then you can raise fines on narcotics to make up for removing marijuana from the legal system. Tada!
JP

Sierra Vista, AZ

#12 Aug 30, 2010
Duh
eagleeye

Tucson, AZ

#13 Aug 30, 2010
keep the mexican skum out of this country who sell their poisoned nasty weed. Let people grown their own. Get the hell out of the drug interdiction business. Abolish alphabet soup criminal regimists.
donn mcknight

Dade City, FL

#14 Aug 31, 2010
why should people have to live in fear to live without pain. it is impossible to overdose on cannabis. because it was made illegal by big corporations simply to allow them to sell nylon rope to the navy and racial issues. and the fact that the government has waged war on the american people using billions of our tax dollars destroying families. and for what?
Dallaszx

Tucson, AZ

#15 Aug 31, 2010
hink that the government should legalize Marijuana because it’s nothing harmful. I mean, Dr.’s prescribe it to their clients, so it must be for good use, right? I think the most damage that it does is kill some of your brain cells, but nothing else really. It helps relieves peoples pain!
thisisnotmyrealn ame

Tucson, AZ

#16 Sep 1, 2010
I am not a smoker (any more) but the plant has many uses and should not be classified as a narcotic.
AR

United States

#17 Sep 1, 2010
If we legaliz it for medicale purposes it will be good. O then the mexico government will lose out of money too.
Antonia

Tucson, AZ

#18 Sep 2, 2010
It is natural. It is a herb, with moderation and under control as medical help it is good to use. Not to get stoned.
sick of paying to house nonviolent offenders

Tucson, AZ

#19 Sep 2, 2010
There is no valid reason not to support legalization.
dont matter

Mammoth, AZ

#20 Sep 3, 2010
no medical use at all,just get high and crash in to stuff and eat a bag of oreo cookies, isnt society screwed up enough
MsMimi

United States

#21 Sep 4, 2010
either support marijuana legalization or alcohol prohibition. Can't see how people think one is ok, while the other is not.

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