A Paper on the Legalization of Marijuana

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Push the Kush

Rhetorical Precis In his research paper “Push the Kush” (2014), Tanner Terry, a junior at Granite Hills High School, argues that society, as a whole, will benefit from the legalization of marijuana. Terry supports his assertion by illustrating the various benefits that the legalization of marijuana can encompass such as help lower crime rates, develop the economy, and improve health. The author’s purpose is to persuade the reader so that more people will become informed of the benefits that marijuana can have on society. His audience is directed to anyone with an interest surrounding this topic.

Introduction One of the most controversial topics in our country today, is the legalization of marijuana. As time
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Push the Kush

Rhetorical Precis In his research paper “Push the Kush” (2014), Tanner Terry, a junior at Granite Hills High School, argues that society, as a whole, will benefit from the legalization of marijuana. Terry supports his assertion by illustrating the various benefits that the legalization of marijuana can encompass such as help lower crime rates, develop the economy, and improve health. The author’s purpose is to persuade the reader so that more people will become informed of the benefits that marijuana can have on society. His audience is directed to anyone with an interest surrounding this topic.

Introduction One of the most controversial topics in our country today, is the legalization of marijuana. As time goes by it appears that rights are continuing to become more and more important to U.S. citizens. Thirty years ago, no-one would have ever would have ever thought gay marriage would be made legal, and according to the current events, it appears that the public will be shocked once again. California has started the tide for gay marriage just as Colorado has started the tide for marijuana. Marijuana shops have opened up virtually everywhere in Colorado and Washington since the industry is growing rapidly. It has even expanded too many businesses in California where cannabis hasn’t been legalized. Marijuana can be used as a health tool, aside from recreational use. It can help individuals from incurable forms of painful diseases. With marijuana
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