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Study Finds Adolescent Cannabis Use Not Associated with Adverse Outcomes in Adulthood

By Paul Armentano, NORML PITTSBURGH, PA — The use of marijuana by adolescents and young adults, including self-reported chronic use, is not positively associated with poorer quality of life outcomes later in life, according to an assessment of longitudinal data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Investigators from the Pittsburgh School of Medicine …

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Strong Majority of Those in New Jersey Support Legalizing Cannabis, According to New Poll

A new Rutgers-Eagleton poll has found that a large majority of New Jersey residents support legalizing, taxing and regulating cannabis similar to alcohol for those 21 and older. The poll was conducted in conjunction with the Drug Policy Alliance. According to the survey, 58% of New Jerseyans support legalizing cannabis, with just 39% opposed. “Support …

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