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U.S. study shows teen cannabis use is growing post-legalization, White House anti-cannabis official disagrees

U.S. study shows teen cannabis use is growing post-legalization, White House anti-cannabis official disagrees

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 9, 2020

More teens are using cannabis post-legalization, according to a new longitudinal study straight out of the United States. The investigation, which was conducted by the University of Washington and published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, monitored usage of the plant among over 230 teens and young adults. Based on ...

State leaders rebuke AG Sessions’ criticism of legal cannabis

Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

August 8, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent letters with “serious questions” to the governors of Washington, Colorado, and Oregon on existing cannabis legislation last week, and now state officials have rebuked his claims. Sessions claims the laws have been inadequately enforced, enabling minors to ac...

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