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Oct 22, 2018

Gallup Finds Record-High 66% Support Marijuana Legalization in U.S.


A new Gallup poll shows support for making marijuana legal in the U.S. has reached a record high of 66 percent, up from 64 percent last year. Only 32 percent are opposed.

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Oct 15, 2018

Canada Marijuana Legalization Takes Effect October 17; Statement From MPP


Marijuana will officially become legal for adults in Canada on Wednesday, October 17, with regulated adult sales set to begin in several provinces around the country.

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Oct 09, 2018

Marijuana Policy Project Adds Three New Members to Board of Directors


The nation’s largest marijuana policy organization, the Marijuana Policy Project, announced the election of three new members to serve on its board of directors.

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Oct 08, 2018

National Pew Survey Finds Growing Support for Marijuana Legalization in U.S.


Survey results released by the Pew Research Center show a growing majority of Americans support ending marijuana prohibition.

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"The plain and simple truth is that alcohol fuels violent behavior and marijuana does not ... alcohol contributes to literally millions of acts of violence in the United States each year. It is a major contributing factor to crimes like domestic violence, sexual assault, and homicide. Marijuana use, on the other hand, is absent in that regard from both crime reports and the scientific literature. There is simply no causal link to be found."