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4 RAND Drug Policy Research Center (2002), “Using Marijuana May Not Raise the Risk of Using Harder Drugs.” Available at http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_briefs/RB6010.html 5 Tarter, Ralph E., PhD, Vanyukov, Michael, PhD, Kirisci, Levent, PhD, Reynolds, Maureen, PhD, Clark, Duncan B., MD, ...

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4 RAND Drug Policy Research Center (2002), “Using Marijuana May Not Raise the Risk of Using Harder Drugs.” Available at http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_briefs/RB6010.html 5 Tarter, Ralph ...

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Dear Joe Biden: Here’s the data, now it’s time to embrace marijuana legalization

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