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