Make medical marijuana legal in the state of kentucky

Make medical marijuana legal in the state of kentucky

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Timothy Ferguson started this petition to The Goverment of Kentucky and

There are many citizens of Kentucky that suffer from pain and various amounts of diseases. 

1. It’s Safer than Alcohol and Tobacco

Nearly six million people die from tobacco use and 2.5 million from abuse of alcohol throughout the world each year.

2. It has Proven Health Benefits

Medical marijuana has proven benefits to individual patients, helping ease the symptoms and discomfort associated with epilepsy, AIDs, chemotherapy for cancer, and Crohn’s disease.

3. Marijuana Reduces Stress

THC – the main psychoactive compound in marijuana – has the ability to reduce stress and anxiety in most adults.

4. Criminalization is Expensive

The total cost of the war on drugs, according to the Drug Policy Alliance, reaches more than $51 billion each year.

5. Success from the Legalized States

Colorado reported more than $750 million in marijuana-related business revenue in the first half of 2017 alone.

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