I am pro seeing the legalization of marijuana, I have made no bones about that. It could be good for the economy. More importantly, it could help so many people.

I come from a family that has been ravaged by cancer. You may be in the same boat as me on that one. The thing is, marijuana is something that sure won't take away the pain, but can make things less intense. Even if it just takes your mind to a separate place. A celebrity spoke in front of the New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators Conference with a valid point similar to mine above.

That celebrity is Montel Williams. He struggles with multiple sclerosis. A disease that will just tear you apart. He found himself using a lot of opioids to cope and was turned onto marijuana instead.

“Does marijuana stop pain? No. Does marijuana make it livable? Yes,” Williams said -TIMES UNION