Why should Marijuana be illegal/legal?

I think it should be legal because its a waste of time, money, space and resources to continue to arrest and jail people carrying weed or dirty pipes on them. Also, if marijuana were taxes it would greatly help the economy. There are many uses for hemp such as paper, fabric, food and fuel. Hemp is one of the most... show more I think it should be legal because its a waste of time, money, space and resources to continue to arrest and jail people carrying weed or dirty pipes on them. Also, if marijuana were taxes it would greatly help the economy. There are many uses for hemp such as paper, fabric, food and fuel. Hemp is one of the most diverse plants, it can be used for more things than any other natural resource. It grows naturally in the wild. Legalizing it would mean less money for crime organizations and the drug trade. It can be used as a bio fuel meaning less carbon. Marijuana has never killed anyone, its way safer then alcohol and tobacco. It can even be used for medical reasons like getting rid of nausea. People who smoke weed are not criminals. They are your neighbors, fire fighters, store clerks, politicians and even cops! Marijuana has caused ZERO deaths. Are there any real reasons not to legalize it? Other than "its bad for you" because its not. And don't use god as an excuse either because if there is a god then he is the one who made weed in the first place. Why would god make such a diverse plant if he didn't want us to use it?
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