Marijuana should be illegal (The Bible is against it, we are one nation…
Marijuana should be illegal
Hashish is collected from marijuana
8 times stronger than marijuana
Hashish is typically smoked in the U.S.
Hashish is an extract of the cannabis plant, containing concentrations of the psychoactive resins.
Its bad for the economy.
Environmental and electric grid drain could be enormous.
Legal indoor marijuana growing farms were accounting for 1% of our nation's electricity usage, totaling about $6 billion a year.
2012 study from scientist Evan Mills
This total came before 8 states legalized recreational marijuana
It will create less productivity in society
There are medical and mental effects
Short term effects
Relationship problems, intimate partner violence
Difficulties to perform complex tasks
1/3 higher chance of dropping out of school
Poor school performance
impaired ability to think and learn
Development of other drug abuse (gate-way drug)
Stealing or lying can become an impulsive issue
Increased welfare dependence
37% chance of being unemployed or not getting good jobs (jobs to support a family of 3 with out poverty issues)
It is agents the MSHL and the Activities Handbook for extra curricular activities
Long term effects
Increase chance of having a stroke
1 in 10 people developed a life long dependence
57 % of the individuals referred to the Criminal Justice system for long term help.
Panic attactks for no specific reason
Lowered over all reaction time
Hand eye coordination problems
Erection problems for males
Children have a higher chance of being born with THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) especially if there is a history of it
The strains can stay in your system of up to 3 months depending on the metabolism rate of the body
Addiction (about 9% of adults and 17% of people who stared smoking as teens)
Higher chance of obesity because marijuana makes you hungry, crave food
lower life satisfaction
Other medical related issues
cardiovascular diseases will increase in middle-aged adults
regular smokers can develop chronic Bronchitis
Increases risk of developing schizophrenia especially if there is a history
DUI's and Car accidents will increase
Drug impaired driving will increase a substance amount
8.6% of weekend night time drivers tested positive of marijuana usage
Highway crashes, injures, and death is expected to go up 13%
The Bible is against it, we are one nation under God.
It can go against the eighth commandment "thou shall not steal" and marijuana usage can make you impulsive steal
It goes agent the tenth commandment, " thou shall not covet" covet means to crave, desire. Marijuana is addictive and people crave it.
Mathew 6:3 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver from evil.
Romans 13:13 Let us walk properly as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality, not in quarreling and jealousy.
Proverbs 21:17 Whoever loves pleasure will be a poor man; he who loves wine and oil will not be rich.
1 Corinthians 3:16-17 Do you not know that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you? If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, and you are that temple
1 Peter 1:13 Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
1 Corinthians 6:10 Nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God
1 Peter 4:7 The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers.
1 John 2:16 For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride in possessions—is not from the Father but is from the world.