Drug legalization

 

 

Drug legalization

chapter 12 discusses the issues with legalizing drugs. Marijuana is usually the drug that most people refer to when discussing legalization efforts. Visit the website: http://norml.org/laws/ •This website is obviously in favor of legalizing marijuana. •Click on a few states (in addition to Florida) to learn of their specific laws related to marijuana. Discussion Questions: 1.Compare and contrast one other state with Florida (must discuss Florida) and their laws and penalties related to marijuana. 2.What are your thoughts about Florida’s recent amendment legalizing medicinal marijuana? 3.Do you support or oppose efforts to legalize recreational marijuana use? Explain your position using empirical research. 4.What is your stance on legalizing ?harder? drugs like cocaine and heroin?