Here Is Why Congress Believes Marijuana Is The Same As Heroin And Meth
|Here Is Why Congress Believes Marijuana Is The Same As Heroin And Meth||Darrell Miller||03/12/17|
March 12, 2017 11:59 AM
Author: Darrell Miller (email@example.com)
Subject: Here Is Why Congress Believes Marijuana Is The Same As Heroin And Meth
Congressman Garrett is working to get marijuana off the federal controlled substance list, which will put marijuana on a level similar to alcohol rather than heroin. The Controlled Substance Act, passed in 1970 by President Nixon, lists marijuana as a tier 1 substance (the highest possible tier, meaning no acceptable medical use), while only 2 years after it was discovered that marijuana posed no threat to the public. While marijuana is considered highly dangerous to the federal government, twenty-eight state governments so far have passes laws allowing medical marijuana. Even cannabis extracts with no THC are considered schedule 1 drugs. And yet, congress has no plan to reschedule any time soon, with several recent attempts all proving unsuccessful.
- Marijuana is classified s a high tier dredreug along with heroin
- Nixon ignored the words and information on how marijuana should not be classified as criminal behave
- The federal government will not change the status of marijaumarijuana any time soon
"Earlier this week, Congressman Tom Garrett, a Republican freshman from Virginia, introduced legislation aimed at federally decriminalizing marijuana."
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