I have given additional thoughts to my letting go of distinguishing between recreational vs medical cannabis. As I have said previously, most people, most of the time, are not fully aware of their own intentions in using cannabis, or xanax or vicodan or in having a sexual encounter.
We all have needs and interests. Often sex is to clearly satisfy a sex drive. Period. Is this recreational sex? With any luck it is.:)
What if the intent of the encounter is to try have a child? Does that make it more “medicinal”? Better? More important? Worth taxing differently?
What if the encounter was NOT meant to have a child, but a child is produced? How does this change the intent? Needs? Purposes?
What if a couple can’t sleep? Do they sometimes have sex for “medicinal” reasons to help them calm down? Is this better? Worse? Would any religions have issue with this?
The only reason I can see placing labels on any of these issues, or MANY others, is so they can be controlled by someone or some group; E.g. religious, legal