Teen Use Declines in Medical Marijuana States

Christopher Ingraham | The Washington Post

Opponents of marijuana legalization are rapidly losing the battle for hearts and minds. Simply put, the public understands that however you measure the consequences of marijuana use, the drug is significantly less harmful to users and society than tobacco or alcohol.

But opponents still […]

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Their Effect on Crime

 
Speculation that medical marijuana dispensaries will lead to increased crime rates in surrounding areas has prompted various empirical and statistical analyses by researchers and law enforcement agencies. These studies have routinely shown that, contrary to these concerns, dispensaries are not magnets for crime. Instead, they suggest that dispensaries are no more likely to attract crime […]