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A Physician’s Perspective on Legalized Cannabis

On Tuesday, November 6th, Michigan became the 10th state to legalize cannabis for recreational use. Ten years ago, we had become the 13th state to legalize Cannabis for medical use. I voted for the medical cannabis law years ago because, in my view, cannabis is not a dangerous product, and too many people were being imprisoned for its use. At that time, however, I did not subscribe to the argument that there were legitimate medical uses for cannabis. How things have changed.

Vote Yes on Prop One—Regulation is Better than Incarceration

I ask you to consider “is marijuana prohibition worth it?” Is it even working? Is it worth locking up parents and spending our tax dollars to house them when they could be at home working and caring for their children? I’m asking you to join me and vote yes to end marijuana prohibition in Michigan because regulation is better than incarceration and it’s the right thing to do.