Teen Marijuana Use In Colorado And Washington Dropped More Than The National Average in 2014-2015

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COLORADO: The federal government quietly published new national survey data this week that shows rates of teen marijuana use in Colorado and Washington — the first two states to legalize and regulate marijuana for adult use — decreased more than the national average in 2014-2015. Fewer teens in the two states are reportedly using marijuana than in Read the full article…

Legal Weed Having Little Effect On Teen Marijuana Use, Federal Data Shows

While the rate of monthly teen marijuana use did tick upward in those states, the change wasn't statistically significant, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Federal data released this week found there was no change in monthly marijuana use in nearly every U.S. state compared to last year. The only significant changes were in Rhode Island, Ohio and Hawaii, where monthly marijuana use fell year over year. The latest state-level data, which asks participants if they used marijuana in the past month, is Read the full article…