Chris Fugate, a Republican who represents an eastern Kentucky district, is one of several lawmakers who question whether legalizing
sports betting is worth it because of the potential social cost.
"Despite the difficulty of isolating the specific effects of marijuana impairment on crash risk, the evidence is growing that legalizing
its use increases crashes," Harkey said.
On the other hand, legalizing
recreational marijuana could have positive effects on a community.
The researchers found that 29 and 39 percent of respondents supported legalizing
safe consumption sites and legalizing
syringe service programs, respectively.
The survey showed that views of Americans on marijuana legalization have changed dramatically since 1969, when only 12 percent of those surveyed favored legalizing
the drug, the Washington Times reports.
He added that the same scheme was also brought in 2008 only to collect Rs1.54 billion by legalizing
How does legalizing
polygamous marriage advance the cause of abolishing marriage?
But when I amassed my arguments against legalizing
polygamy, I couldn't come up with a single one that hadn't been used--speciously--against gay marriage.
Cole wants to remove the profit motive from the equation by legalizing
drugs and having them supplied by the government.
A decade later Congress passed the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, legalizing
gambling on reservations.
It wasn't a ringing endorsement of legalizing
same sex marriage, but an opposition to writing discrimination into the Constitution.
Prime Minister Jean Chretien said his government would introduce legislation legalizing
gay marriage nationally but would allow religions to define marriage as they saw fit.