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 For the results of every before-and-after survey, see MPP’s “Teens’ Marijuana Use Does Not Increase Following Marijuana Policy Reforms.” Available at: http://www.mpp.org/issues/legalization/teen-marijuana-use-does-not-increase/
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 The states are Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Virginia.
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 See: Shoshana Walter, “In secretive marijuana industry, whispers of abuse and trafficking,” Reveal News, September 8, 2018.Marijuana Prohibition Facts PDF