The legal history of cannabis in the United States relates to the regulation of
cannabis (legal term marijuana) use for medical, recreational or industrial
A brief history of how marijuana became illegal in the United States. A tale of
racism, greed, and politics.
Feb 11, 2016 ... Most of us assume it's because someone, somewhere sat down with the scientific
evidence, and figured out that cannabis is more harmful than ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... Our experts examine the legal history of cannabis in the United States, and how it
... How Did Marijuana Become Illegal in the First Place?
Marijuana is not illegal because it is unhealthy (it's not) or because it has
negative effects on the mind (it doesn't). There is no logical or sound reason why
The first state marijuana prohibition law was passed in California in 1913. The
law received no public notice in the press. It was passed as an obscure technical
American production of hemp was encouraged by the government in the 17th
century for the production of rope, sails, and clothing. (Marijuana is the mixture of
Sep 27, 2015 ... Top 5 anti-marijuana lobby groups working to keep marijuana illegal in the
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Jul 2, 2015 ... Hemp was once a key component of U.S. agriculture. A wave of xenophobia
would doom us to a senseless war on drugs VIDEO.
Mar 11, 2014 ... We began outlawing marijuana in the United States in the 1910s. For Western
states, a driving reason was a fear of Mexican immigrants who ...