Tag: Marijuana Legalization

New Poll Shows Growing Majority Of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana

More Americans believe that marijuana use should be legalized. Advocates hope that the growing endorsement of the public would encourage the government to reclassify the substance.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 21, 2019

If Illinois Legalizes Marijuana, Police Threaten To Euthanize Hundreds Of Drug-Sniffing Dogs

Illinois law enforcement officials warned that drug-sniffing dogs might be put to sleep if the state finally legalizes recreational marijuana. Advocates claim that it is unnecessary and uncalled for.

May 10, 2018

Legalizing Marijuana May Help Alleviate Rise Of Opioid Epidemic

Two new studies find that legalizing marijuana may help offset the number of opioid prescriptions. Opioid deaths are ravaging through every state in the U.S.

Public Health April 3, 2018

Americans Support Marijuana Legalization More Today Than Ever: Poll

A recent poll shows that American adults support the legalization of marijuana more than ever, both for recreational and medical use. Most of the respondents think that the drug is less dangerous than the others.

Healthy Living/Wellness April 21, 2017

How Has Teen Perception, Use Of Marijuana Changed After Cannabis Was Legalized For Recreational Use?

Latest study indicates that there is a change in perceived harmfulness and usage of marijuana among the teen population in Washington after the drug’s legalization in 2012.

Public Health January 5, 2017

Marijuana Legalization Could Make Teens Think The Substance Is Harmless, Spur Them To Try Cannabis, Suggests Study

New research underlines the increased use of recreational marijuana among teenagers in Washington state following the legalization of the substance. Fewer students in the eighth and 10th grades believe in the associated harms of marijuana use.

Public Health December 29, 2016

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