“The five earliest states to legalize recreational marijuana — Alaska, California, Colorado, Oregon and Washington — all had less than one EVALI case per 100,000 residents.”
“I’m calling on the legislature to to legalize recreational marijuana, with the revenue going to: small business grant funding [and] restorative justice programs.”
“Sixty-six percent of respondents — including 77 percent of Democrats, 58 percent of Independents, and 56 percent of Republicans — said that they support adult-use legalization.”
“Our polling shows bipartisan support for meaningful legislative marijuana reform that would legalize marijuana.”
“Taken as a whole, these studies suggest that marijuana legalization has not had much overall effect on marijuana use by children and adolescents, at least during the past two decades.”
Montana voters will decide this November on two complimentary ballot measures seeking to legalize marijuana for adults in the state.
Mayor Stoney calls for legalization in advance of the Virginia General Assembly Special Session convening August 18
Investigators concluded, “The current findings suggest generally positive perceptions of the legal cannabis market.”