Youth Marijuana Use Isn’t Increasing After States Legalize

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For good reason, there’s a lot of interest in tracking marijuana use trends in the era of legalization, especially as it concerns youth consumption. Thankfully, there’s been a great deal of research examining these trends—and a meta-analysis published this week in the journal Current Addiction Reports took a holistic look at the…

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Competition Heats Up Between Missouri Medical Marijuana Campaigns

Missouri officials announced last week that three separate medical marijuana initiatives officially qualified for the state’s November ballot, and competition between the sponsoring advocacy groups is already heating up. While all three measures seek to establish regulated medical cannabis systems in the state, two are proposed constitutional amendments and the third…

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What changes should Boston expect from legal recreational marijuana? Just ask Denver.

By: Nik DeCosta-Klipa | There’s less than a month to go until recreational marijuana sales become legal in Massachusetts. More than 18 months since the state voted to legalize weed, residents and officials are approaching the long-awaited July 1 date that licensed shops can begin opening with varying levels of apprehension, excitement, and…

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