Legalization Of Marijuana For Recreational Use Essay

1046 Words Sep 22nd, 2015 null Page
The herb of relaxation and relief with the hyperbole effect of being uplifted to the clouds, allowing one to see the world through a new perspective. The topic of legalizing marijuana for recreational use has been a controversial subject for years with those who are pro-marijuana and those opposing the idea. This paper will present my side of which I agree on in a standard form argument, explain my thesis with credible information, and defend my topic against opposing arguments that the legalization of marijuana should be considered.
My argument for this thesis is as follows:
Premise 1: Marijuana has positive medical benefits
Premise 2: Different Jobs are essential in the marijuana industry.
Premise 3: States that legalize marijuana have proven it would boost the economy
Conclusion: Therefore, the legalization of marijuana for recreational use should be considered.
This argument is strongly inductive, since the premises are true, although the conclusion is not certain. It can be proven strong as the premises support the positive attributes the legalization of marijuana has, while the conclusion considers the legalization of marijuana as a probability based off the said premises. “Arguments that greatly increase the likelihood of their conclusions are called strong arguments” (Hardy, Foster & Zúñiga y Postigo, 2015) The first premises, stating that marijuana has positive medical benefits is in fact legal for medical purposes for those who qualify for the treatment.…

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