That marks a five-percent increase over a year ago and the highest percentage ever recorded since CBS began asking the question.
Lauren McDowell, a 32-year-old who started using marijuana to treat pain after a 2014 auto accident, agrees it makes no sense to criminalize pot for more than another year.
About two-thirds, of 65 percent, of respondents further said they believe marijuana is less risky than most other drugs and 53 percent said they believe alcohol is more harmful to a person's health than pot.
Brohl, who heads Colorado's Department of Revenue, said there are about 3,000 licensed marijuana businesses in her state, about half medical and half recreational.
Further, 71% of Americans oppose a federal crackdown on state-legal marijuana, with a relatively even split between Republicans, Democrats, and Independents. This figure is reportedly independent of political affiliation, as opposition to federal meddling comes from most Republicans, Democrats, and independents.
Sessions talked more recently about his views at the National Association of Attorneys General winter meeting in February, when he said that he's "dubious" about marijuana. "States can pass whatever laws they choose, but I'm not sure we're going to be a better, healthier nation if we have marijuana being sold at every corner store". Over three quarters of those 18 to 34 favor legalization, while around 60% of those 35 to 64 do. Seniors aged 65 and older remain the only group for whom a majority believe marijuana use should be illegal.
"The people have been pretty clear that this is something they don't want the federal government to interfere with", said Democratic Rep. Earl Blumenauer of OR, one of the signees and sponsor of the amendment, during a press call Wednesday. Most are male and under 65.
CBS surveyed 1,011 adults between April 11 and April 15, using live interviewers to reach both landlines and cell phones. The data have been weighted to reflect U.S. Census figures on demographic variables. The error for subgroups may be higher and is available by request.
Samsung Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus To Launch In India Today
Samsung also wants to regain the customer satisfaction and confidence that was shattered due to total failure of Galaxy Note 7. Anticipation is high for the worldwide release of Samsung's next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8 , this Friday.
His lawyer said the 69-year-old man suffered a broken nose, concussion and other injuries when he was removed from the flight. He said the airline will have more to say later this month after it finishes a review of its policies on overbooked flights.
Co-owner Art Cullen won the editorial writing award for challenging powerful corporate agricultural interests in the state. Harvard graduate Mr Fahrenthold was honoured in the category of National Reporting , having spent 16 years at the Post .
FC's Raf Honigstein says that Borussia Dortmund's Champions League defeats were tainted by the attack on the team bus. But Islamic studies scholars voiced "considerable doubts" about their authenticity , they said.
A nationwide Amber Alert was issued for Elizabeth, and hundreds of tips came in from more than 20 states, including California. Mr Cummins had been suspended from teaching at Culleoka Unit School - the same school Elizabeth attended in February.
ET) when a auto stopped in front of a police van, according to French Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre Henry Brandet. A French policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in Thursday night's attack in central Paris .
Fox in December reached a deal to buy the remaining 61 percent of Sky that it doesn't own yet for more than $14 billion. In 2011, for example, the company suggested spinning off news channel Sky News before the bid was abandoned.
Fox News sets the agenda for the Republican Party, Binning said, and losing one of their most iconic voices could affect that. The decision to break with O'Reilly follows an investigation ordered by Fox into allegations of sexual impropriety.
Los conservadores de May llevan una ventaja de casi 20 puntos sobre los laborista en los últimos sondeos sobre intención de voto. May subrayó que presentará mañana una moción ante el Parlamento para la convocatoria de elecciones.
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5 takeaways from Patriots' 2017 schedule release
The Patriots will host the Falcons in Week 7 on Monday morning, October 23 at 1.30am in a rematch of Super Bowl LI. Given its relatively late position on the schedule, this game could carry significant playoff implications.
Vettel 'forefront' of title chase, says Ferrari boss
"We had a problem in the pitstop, Lewis had the five-second penalty, and Valtteri had too much pressure in his tyres". This put Bottas in second place, but he then backed off to let the quicker Hamilton through to chase Vettel down.
Juventus hold firm to knock out Barcelona
Enrique forlornly turned to Paco Alcacer from the bench as the host played with four forwards for the final half hour. The Colombian then had another shot turned behind by Barca goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill
A White House source said they could potentially have a vote by the end of next week, though they put the chances at 50-50. Without those "cost-sharing reductions", insurers warn that they will have to sharply raise prices or leave the markets.
Bayern goalkeeper, Neuer to miss rest of the season
Dortmund are also looking to heal their European heartache when they face Borussia Moenchengladbach away on Saturday. Sven Ulreich will deputise, while Bayern are without Spain defender Javi Martinez, who has a leg knock.
El EI asume la autoría del ataque de París
Tras el ataque circuló en las redes sociales video del momento en que un grupo de oficiales se enfrentan al atacante, que ha sido identificado como Abu Yussef, por el Estado Islámico .
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En tanto, Monarcas Morelia, que se ubica en el décimo lugar con 18 unidades, visitará el sábado a Necaxa. Aquel título de liga es el único que ha conseguido el Rebaño Sagrado en 20 años.
Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon
She persevered and finished the race, and she's since been on a mission to create opportunities and equal sport status for women. Bib No. 261, the one she wore her first time running the course and then again this year, was retired on Monday in her honor.
David Fizdale Fined $30000 By NBA For Game 2 Comments
Carter was upset he almost fell on the opposite end of the court, believing Anderson had pushed him from behind. Grizzlies: Memphis was 2-0 at home against San Antonio in the regular season, winning by an 11-point average.
Racist Threats Toward State Attorney Aramis Ayala
Ayala has filed two lawsuits against the governor asking him to prove what constitutional authority allowed him to remove her. She has come under fire since revealing she would not seek the death penalty against any defendant, including Markeith Loyd.
Predators move on to second round after sweeping Blackhawks
Bryan Rust scored twice for Pittsburgh, Phil Kessel added his second of the playoffs and Marc-Andre Fleury finished with 49 saves. The Hawks will head home to lick their wounds while the Preds will wait for the victor of the Blues-Wild series, which St.