Nearly 90% of Americans Are Now in Favor of Legalizing Marijuana

cannabis plant eraoflightdotcomNearly 90 percent of Americans are in favor of legalizing marijuana, according to a September study conducted by Pew Research. As Statista’s Maria Vultaggio notes, at 69 percent of approval, marijuana legalization was most common among 18 to 29-year-olds.

At 12 percent, it was least common among Republicans.

On January 2, the governor of Kansas said she would likely sign a bill to legalize marijuana. Though Governor Laura Kelly wouldn’t advocate for the bill, she’s not opposed to it.

“I haven’t really decided what I would do. This is something where what the people want is probably more what I will want on something like that,” Kelly told WIBW.

“I don’t have a personal ideology regarding it. If the folks want it and the legislature passes it, would I sign it? Probably.”

Currently, recreational marijuana is legal in Alaska, California, Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, Washington and the District of Columbia.

» Source » By Tyler Durden

One Reply to “Nearly 90% of Americans Are Now in Favor of Legalizing Marijuana”

  1. A. Bullard

    Marijuana STILL is the gateway drug to all the most lethal poisons sold illegally today all over the world. This is killing thousands daily!!!
    Why invite children to help them to kill themselves????

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