Marijuana 101
1619 Jamestown Colony Law   	     	     	     	  Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from:...
1619 Jamestown Colony Law   	     	     	     	  Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from:...
“Reefer Madness”   	     	     	  Wikipedia. Reefer Madness.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reefer_Madness
Marihuana Tax Act of 1937   	     	     	  Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from: http:...
“Other Sources” FUEL          Mortar           Animal Feed                                                  Insulation    ...
February 1938"               “The New Billion-Dollar Crop”   	     	     	  Drug Library. The New Billion Dollar CropRetri...
“Hemp for Victory”Wikipedia. Hemp for VictoryRetrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemp_for_Victory
Hemp Control Act of 1948Wikipedia. Legal and medical status of cannabis.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal...
1974 Tulane University Study       “The most reliable       scientific sources        say, permanent     brain damage is on...
“The Emperor Wears no Clothes”           Jack Herer
Reports•  The LeGuardia    Committee Report   1944, New York                 •  Ganga in Jaimaica:                        ...
Medical Marijuana                                                 •    Alzheimer’s Disease                                ...
Marijuana Prohibition•  It Costs Over $7.7 Billion Annually to Fund U.S. Marijuana   Prohibition•  Nearly Three Quarters o...
Alcohol ProhibitionAll things expounded. Prohibition and violent crime. Retrieved from: http://www.allthingsexpounded.com/...
RidiculousnessWikipedia. John Ashcroft Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Ashcroft
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  1. 1. Marijuana 101
  2. 2. 1619 Jamestown Colony Law        Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_history_of_cannabis_in_the_United_States
  3. 3. 1619 Jamestown Colony Law        Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_history_of_cannabis_in_the_United_States
  4. 4. “Reefer Madness”      Wikipedia. Reefer Madness.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reefer_Madness
  5. 5. Marihuana Tax Act of 1937      Wikipedia. Legal history of cannabis in the United States.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_history_of_cannabis_in_the_United_States
  6. 6. “Other Sources” FUEL Mortar Animal Feed Insulation Oil PaintsCaulking Twine Soap Varnishes Fiber Glass Nets Brake and Clutch Animal Bedding Cosmetics PAPERShampoo Tarps Balms Diapers Putty Fiber Boards Canvas Compost News PrintShoes Rope Printing Inks Stucco Cooking Oils Cement Cardboard COTTON Fiber Glass
  7. 7. February 1938" “The New Billion-Dollar Crop”      Drug Library. The New Billion Dollar CropRetrieved from: http://www.druglibrary.org/schaffer/hemp/history/newbilln.htm
  8. 8. “Hemp for Victory”Wikipedia. Hemp for VictoryRetrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemp_for_Victory
  9. 9. Hemp Control Act of 1948Wikipedia. Legal and medical status of cannabis.Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_and_medical_status_of_cannabis
  10. 10. 1974 Tulane University Study “The most reliable scientific sources say, permanent brain damage is one of the inevitable results of the use of marijuana.”FindArticles. Steal this urine test. Retrieved from: http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m1510/is_n58/ai_6410557/
  11. 11. “The Emperor Wears no Clothes” Jack Herer
  12. 12. Reports•  The LeGuardia Committee Report 1944, New York •  Ganga in Jaimaica: A Medical Anthropological Study of Chronic •  The Wootton Report Marijuana Use 1968, England 1975, Jaimaica   •  The Le Dain Report •  A Study in Chronic 1970, Canada Marijuana Use  1980, Costa Rica•  The Consumers Union Report   on Licit and Illicit Drugs •  Cannabis: Our Position for a 1972, United States Canadian Public Policy    2002, Canadian Senate •  The Shafer Report 1972, United States
  13. 13. Medical Marijuana •  Alzheimer’s Disease •  Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis •  Chronic Pain •  Diabetes Mellitus •  Dystonia •  Fibromyalgia •  Gastrointestinal Disorders •  Hepatitis C •  HIV •  Hypertension •  Incontinence •  Multiple Sclerosis •  Pruritus •  Rheumatoid Arthritis •  Sleep Apnea •  Tourette’s SyndromeNORML. Research of Medical Marijuana. Retrieved from: http://norml.org/component/zoo/category/recent-research-on-medical-marijuana
  14. 14. Marijuana Prohibition•  It Costs Over $7.7 Billion Annually to Fund U.S. Marijuana Prohibition•  Nearly Three Quarters of a Million Marijuana Arrests Occur Each Year •  $4.2 Billion in Lost Productivity Wasted by Locking Them Up •  135,488 are Currently Behind Bars for Felony•  Marijuana Offenses $2 Billion Annually to House Them •  20,000 Defendants Locked Up Awaiting Trial for Felony Marijuana Charges•  It Cost About $85 Million to House Them •  $2 Billion Likely Cost for Marijuana Arrests Since 1998 •  An Estimated $257 Million Spent on Probation Costs From 1998-2001 Change the climate. Marijuana arrest costs. Retrieved from: http://www.changetheclimate.org/news/arrest_costs.php
  15. 15. Alcohol ProhibitionAll things expounded. Prohibition and violent crime. Retrieved from: http://www.allthingsexpounded.com/2011/10/prohibition-and-violent-crime/
  16. 16. RidiculousnessWikipedia. John Ashcroft Retrieved from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Ashcroft

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