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Workers In These Industries Are Most Likely To Consume Marijuana

It’s become increasingly clear that there’s no single “type” of marijuana consumer. But research has identified certain cultural trends, including a new study that examines the prevalence of cannabis consumption among workers in different industries. The study, published this month in the International Review of Psychiatry, demonstrates that cannabis use is represented in a wide

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Legal Marijuana Access Disrupts The Illicit Market, Study Finds

Another study has found that people really prefer to buy their marijuana from legal sources, even if it is somewhat more expensive than illicit alternatives. A behavioral economics analysis published in the journal Addiction offers more evidence that legalizing and regulating cannabis sales can “disrupt and potentially reduce illegal purchases.” The idea that people would

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Top Trump Health Official Signals Support For Marijuana Decriminalization

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) appeared to signal his support for marijuana decriminalization on Friday. Appearing on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb discussed the agency’s support for scientific research into cannabis, shared thoughts about recreational marijuana use and offered his perspective on the state of federal marijuana laws.

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A Top House Republican Questions Jeff Sessions’s Anti-Marijuana Moves

A top Republican leader in Congress is questioning U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s decision to rescind protections for local marijuana laws and says that letting states implement legalization means “we get to see the laboratories of democracy at work.” The new comments from the fourth highest ranking GOP lawmaker in the House represent a big

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