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January 11, 2021

South Dakota: Republican Governor Officially Backing Litigation to Reject Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Initiative

"Whether or not one supports marijuana legalization, Americans should be outraged at these overtly undemocratic tactics.”

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January 8, 2021

Weekly Legislative Roundup 1/8/21

Welcome to the first Weekly Legislative Roundup of 2021, on the NORML blog every Friday!

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January 8, 2021

California: No Uptick in Frequency of Marijuana Use by Young Adults Following Adult-Use Legalization

“In examining marijuana use before and after legalization of recreational sales in California, we found that frequency of use did not change significantly overall, including following legalization.”

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January 8, 2021

Study: Marijuana Use Not Associated with Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

"Our study found that there is no link to marijuana use and an increase in cardiovascular disease. Furthermore, there may be a link between marijuana use and lowered risk of cardiovascular disease."

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