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New study shows legalization appears to have had little effect on cannabis use among adolescents

A new study published in the American Journal of Public Health found little effect of adult-use marijuana laws on prevalence of marijuana use among youth.In this examination, researchers focused specifically on 504 justice system-involved adolescents in California, who, as they point out, have substantially higher marijuana use levels as compared to the general youth population. Among this population, they found marijuana use levels in the past 24 hours were similar in 2015 (before adult-use marijuana…
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Marijuana Policy Project Teams Up with NAACP and Houseplant’s Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to Discuss War on Drugs
Jul 09, 2020

Marijuana Policy Project Teams Up with NAACP and Houseplant’s Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to Discuss War on Drugs

MPP is launching its Reimagining Justice initiative on July 15. The event will take a deeper look at race, cannabis, and policing in America with an afternoon of thoughtful discussion amongst America’s leading civil rights and cannabis activists, including former NBA star Al Harrington and Canadian cannabis entrepreneurs and Houseplant co-founders, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
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