Why Marijuana is Illegal<br />The Truth:<br />By: Andy Holman<br />
History<br />Uses:<br /><ul><li>Rope
Clothes
Canvas
Medicine</li></li></ul><li>Influence in America<br /><ul><li>Jamestown-the first English settlement in North America.
In 1850 there were 8,327 hemp plantations in America.</li></li></ul><li>In America Now<br />
Fueled By Racism<br />1932- Uniform Narcotic Drug Act<br />
What Testing Has Proven<br />
Statistics<br />Deaths per year<br />Annual Tax Revenue<br />Tobacco- 16,575,613<br />Alcohol- 5,763,336<br />Marijuana- 0...
The American Dream<br />
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  1. 1. Why Marijuana is Illegal<br />The Truth:<br />By: Andy Holman<br />
  2. 2. History<br />Uses:<br /><ul><li>Rope
  3. 3. Clothes
  4. 4. Canvas
  5. 5. Medicine</li></li></ul><li>Influence in America<br /><ul><li>Jamestown-the first English settlement in North America.
  6. 6. In 1850 there were 8,327 hemp plantations in America.</li></li></ul><li>In America Now<br />
  7. 7.
  8. 8. Fueled By Racism<br />1932- Uniform Narcotic Drug Act<br />
  9. 9. What Testing Has Proven<br />
  10. 10. Statistics<br />Deaths per year<br />Annual Tax Revenue<br />Tobacco- 16,575,613<br />Alcohol- 5,763,336<br />Marijuana- 0<br />Tobacco- 435,000<br />Alcohol- 75,000<br />Marijuana- 0<br />
  11. 11. The American Dream<br />
  12. 12. TheEnd<br />
  13. 13. Works Cited<br />Images:<br /><ul><li>http://www.ehow.com/hemp-rope/
  14. 14. http://hempwerx.com/
  15. 15. http://www.artsmia.org/art-of-asia/history/dynasty-chou.cfm
  16. 16. http://www.flickr.com/photos/tspauld/410782275/
  17. 17. http://photopostsblog.com/2009/02/06/prison-art/
  18. 18. http://chattahbox.com/curiosity/2010/04/15/8-year-old-boy-caught-handing-out-heroine-to-students/
  19. 19. http://knowledge.allianz.com/en/news/viewdetail/water_biofuels_usa.html
  20. 20. http://www.quit-smoking-central.com/effects-of-smoking-weed.html </li></ul>Information:<br />Federal Marijuana Law<br />2010, Nov, 10th, http://www.safeaccessnow.org/article.php?id=2638<br />Pete Guither- Why is Marijuana Illegal<br />http://www.drugwarrant.com/articles/why-is-marijuana-illegal/<br />Wikipedia- Jamestown settlement, cannbis, legal history of cannabis, uniform narcotic drug act<br />

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