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Why was marijuana made illegal in the US?

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Because the government, with the consent of the people, believing it is dangerous passed a law forbidding its use.
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When was marijuana made illegal?

Recreational use of Marijuana in the United States was made illegal in 1937 by the Marijuana Tax Act of that same year.

Why is marijuana illegal?

The prohibitionist point of view From a prohibition-based perspective, marijuana is illegal in the United States primarily for these seven reasons.    1. It is perceived

Is marijuana illegal?

It depends on what state you live in, in some states it is legal  and in others it is illegal.

Where is marijuana illegal?

For almost all intents and purposes, marijuana is illegal everywhere. Above is only right for the USA. In Netherlands marijuana is legal and you can get it from the doctor as

When was marijuana made illegal in the US?

America's first marijuana laws were enacted at Jamestown Colony, Virginia in 1619. A law "ordering" all farmers to grow Indian hemp was enacted. There were several other "must

Is it illegal to be under the influence of marijuana?

As long as you are not driving and have none on you then no, they have no way of proving it, so its not illegal. In New Jersey being under the influence of marijuana or hashis

Who made marijuana illegal?

It was the federal government. The Marijuana plant would easily have outdone most modern antidepressants and pain killers, and the fibers from the plant can easily make paper

Is it illegal to smoke marijuana in Massachusetts?

Well, it is and it isn't. Technically it is illegal to smoke marijuana in Massachusetts, but, marijuana has been decriminalized in this state meaning that being caught with un

When was marijuana illegalized?

  The first marijuana law found so far was a 1905 El Paso, Texas law. It, and most of the other laws in the southwest that followed, was motivated by racial prejudice agai

What year did Marijuana become illegal?

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