Weed Facts

November 17, 2015
Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. in 2015.

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Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. in 2015. http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/lists/top-10-marijuana-myths-and-facts-20120822/myth-marijuana-is-a-dangerous-drug-19691231
November 17, 2015
George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison grew hemp on their farms.

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George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison grew hemp on their farms. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_United_States_politicians_who_admit_to_cannabis_use
November 17, 2015
In Bhutan, marijuana was only ever used to feed pigs before the advent of TV.

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In Bhutan, marijuana was only ever used to feed pigs before the advent of TV. http://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2003/jun/14/weekend7.weekend2
November 17, 2015
The first arrest for Marijuana possession and selling in the U.S. occurred in Denver, Colorado on October 2, 1937.

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The first arrest for Marijuana possession and selling in the U.S. occurred in Denver, Colorado on October 2, 1937. http://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Marihuana_Tax_Act_of_1937.html
November 17, 2015
Study after study has found that marijuana is less harmful than alcohol and tobacco.

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Study after study has found that marijuana is less harmful than alcohol and tobacco. http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/lists/top-10-marijuana-myths-and-facts-20120822/myth-marijuana-is-a-dangerous-drug-19691231
November 17, 2015
Legalizing marijuana would generate $8.7 billion in federal and state tax revenue per year

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Legalizing marijuana would generate $8.7 billion in federal and state tax revenue per year. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/20/legalizing-marijuana-tax-revenue_n_3102003.html