Survey finds strong majority in support of marijuana legalization and decriminalization

The poll shows some of the highest support for marijuana legalization and decriminalization to date
17 March 2015
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A new national survey of American voters has found a strong majority in support of marijuana legalization and an even larger majority in support of decriminalization of the drug.

The "Beyond the Beltway" report released by Democratic-affiliated Benenson Strategy Group and SKDKnickerbocker found 61 percent of Americans in favor of marijuana legalization and 72 percent in favor of decriminalization. The drug remains illegal under federal law. (See also: Could pot be a game changer in 2016?)

Wednesday, March 18, 2015
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