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Drugs such as marijuana cocaine and heroine are accepted as substances that cause addictions and other significant problems for society Arguably alcohol falls under this category Why should other substances be illegal and alcohol be freely and legally available Could it be that our government relies financially upon alcohol Alcohol is a drug that slows down you nervous system and brain it is also the most widely used drug in Australia Countless studies show that alcohol is the cause of a whole range of social and economic problems Information that I am presenting relates to studies undertaken in the United States However my research suggests that the US studies closely relate to those of the Australian environment One third of all road deaths are caused by alcohol In addition to the actual deaths there are significant numbers of people who sustain injuries caused by road accidents involving alcohol These injuries range from minor cuts and bruises to situations where people become paraplegic and quadriplegic The cases involve significant costs and place substantial responsibilities and pressure upon family and friends In addition to the deaths and injuries are the costs of police booze buses and courts to support punishment for those misusing alcohol People often lose their families and jobs because of alcohol addictions Alcohol is a major factor in criminal justice A recent American study produced the following statistics Alcohol was a major factor in 54 of all murders and attempted murders 68 of manslaughters 52 of rapes 48 of robberies 50 of all drowning As a result of alcohol families split up abuse and violence occurs people become distant from families and addicts spend all their money on alcohol Heath wise drinking alcohol can cause damage to your body sometimes these damages heal other times they are permanent There are 40000 children born every year with birth defects caused by alcohol These defects will remain with the children for the rest of their lives
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