Supermajority Still Support Marijuana Legalization

A spate of serious lung illnesses may be denting marijuana vaping sales but it is not hampering support for legal marijuana, a new Gallup poll shows.

66% now support an end to cannabis prohibition. That’s the same amount who supported legalization or decriminalization of marijuana last year.

Support for legalization stretches across nearly all demographic groups.

“There are essentially no meaningful differences in support for legal marijuana by gender, education, income, region and urban/suburban/rural residence—between 60% and 70% of subgroup members within those categories favor legalization,” Gallup’s Jeffrey M. Jones said.

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