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OLYMPIA, Wash. (CBS Seattle/AP) – A recently conducted study indicates a relationship between decreasing suicide rates and the legalization of medical marijuana in some states.
Researchers from the University of Colorado-Denver, Montana State University and San Diego State University found that “[s]uicides among men aged 20 through 39 years fell after medical marijuana legalization compared with those in states that did not legalize.”
An abstract summary of the study, published to the website of the American Journal of Public Health, notes that researchers used suicide data collected between 1990 and 2007 by the National Vital Statistics System’s Mortality Detail Files in order to reach their conclusion.
Information was looked at on a state-by-state basis, allowing those involved in the study to estimate the differences in suicide levels from states where the drug is legal when used for medicinal purposes and states where it is still entirely illegal.
“[L]egalization was associated with…
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