[ExI] medical marijuana

Stathis Papaioannou stathisp at gmail.com
Wed Jul 7 10:47:16 UTC 2010

On 7 July 2010 17:27, BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote:

> Once cannabis becomes as widely abused as alcohol I would expect a
> similar level of damage to society. There are always unanticipated
> effects to major law changes such as this.

Marijuana is not completely benign - it can cause cancer and trigger
psychosis in the susceptible - but it is certainly safer than alcohol
both in the physical and psychological harm it can do. In many
countries cannabis use is already either decriminalised or effectively
decriminalised, and very widely used:


Stathis Papaioannou

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