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REUTERS Poll: Most Americans Favor Legalizing Marijuana

A man smokes a marijuana joint outside Congress where lawmakers debate a bill to legalize marijuana and regulate production and distribution in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Poll: Most Americans Favor Legalizing Marijuana


For the first time, a clear majority of Americans say they favor legalizing marijuana, as recreational and medical use of the drug gains acceptance across the nation, a poll released by Gallup.