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Impact of Medical Marijuana Laws

Legalization of medical marijuana appears to increase illicit use.

Researchers examined the impact of medical marijuana laws (MML) over two decades in the U.S. and found illicit cannabis use and cannabis use disorder increased after the legalization of marijuana. The opposite occurred in states that did not legalize it.

PositiveTip: Evidence is growing that MML should be opposed by voters whenever possible.