Why Canada Should Not Uphold the Legalization of Marijuana

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Why Canada Should Not Uphold the Legalization of Marijuana
The legality of marijuana has been the subject of debate and controversy for many years. As our course notes make clear, although marijuana is illegal to consume, use, possess, cultivate, transfer or trade in most countries, more than 10 countries have either tolerated or decriminalized its use or its cultivation in limited quantities; one of those countries is Canada. The ensuing several pages will look at why consuming marijuana should be discouraged within Canada. As it stands, there are three major reasons why: drug dependence is not a crime, per se, but it is definitely a physical and mental health problem; people who use marijuana are also likely to use other drugs, as well –...
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