420: Take Action to End Prohibition!

Generic 20 April 2017 | 0 Comments

Happy 420 to all! Never in modern history has there existed greater public support for ending the nation’s nearly century-long experiment with marijuana prohibition and replacing it with regulation. The historic votes on Election Day 2016 — when a majority of voters in California, Massachusetts, Maine, and Nevada decided at the ballot box to regulate [...]

Tagged in , , ,

Pew Poll: Public’s Attitude Shifts Dramatically In Favor Of Marijuana Legalization

Generic 13 October 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly six in ten Americans now believe that marijuana use ought to be legal and only about one in three favor continuing to criminalize the plant, according to nationwide survey data published today by the Pew Research Center. Fifty-seven percent of respondents say “The use of marijuana should be made legal,” the highest percentage of [...]

Tagged in , , ,

Poll: Swing State Voters Favor Marijuana Legalization

Generic 12 May 2016 | 0 Comments

Solid majorities of voters in the swing states of Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania support the legalization of marijuana for adult use, and super-majorities in Florida and Ohio support efforts to medicalize the plant, according to polling data provided today by Quinnipiac University. Fifty-six percent of Florida voters believe that state law ought to allow “adults [...]

Tagged in , , ,

Women Are Stepping Up For Legalization

Generic 7 May 2016 | 0 Comments

A new CBS poll released on 4/20 is the first to show majority female support for marijuana legalization in the US. Though still trailing the 59% of men who are in favor of legalization, 54% of women now say they support it too. Last year’s CBS poll found that only 43% of women were pro-legalization, [...]

Tagged in , , ,

CBS Poll: Majority Of Americans Say ‘Marijuana Use Should Be Legal’

Generic 22 April 2016 | 0 Comments

Fifty-six percent of Americans say “Marijuana use should be legal,” according to the results of a nationwide poll commissioned by CBS News. The percentage is the highest ever reported by news agency. Only 36 percent of respondents said that they opposed legalization. Seventy-one percent of respondents between the ages of 18 and 34 said that [...]

Tagged in