drug addiction and treatment - legalize marijuana
The use of illegal drugs is not a criminal matter; it is a health matter. We owe it to ourselves to provide safe and confidential treatment to people with addictions to harmful substances.
Jeff supports the legalization of marijuana. As a practical matter, it is far less harmful than alcohol. There are many other reasons to legalize adult use of marijuana, including that is an injustice to fill our jails with people for no other reason than selling this mostly innocuous plant, which even has health benefits for many.
Hemp sails brought the first European settlers here. The Cannabis plant has been cultivated by humans for thousands of years and is less harmful than alcohol, tobacco and hot-dogs. In fact, CBD oil has been shown to have many positive health effects. As well, hemp can be used for construction and is an eco-friendly building material.