Kayla Mendoza's Mistake Doesn't Mean Marijuana Shouldn't Be Legalized

The Kayla Mendoza "2 drunk 2 care" story is tragic. And, as anything this senseless and calamitous is prone to do, it has brought up a lot of passionate opinions, anger, and outrage.

Most notably, people have taken to the comments in our original post of this story to debate the effects of marijuana when it comes to driving and whether this incident is a reason why it shouldn't be legalized in Florida.

Mendoza called herself the "pothead princess" on Twitter, and her account is riddled with allusions to smoking weed.

But this isolated incident should not halt the drive to legalize marijuana in Florida.

Here's why:

See also: Alleged Killer Kayla Mendoza Tweets "2 Drunk 2 Care" Before Causing Horrific Accident

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Chris Joseph
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