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Legal Pot: Crashes are up in states with retail sales

IIHS

Status Report, Vol. 53, No. 6 | October 18, 2018

Crashes are up by as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, compared with neighboring states that haven’t legalized marijuana for recreational use, new research from IIHS and HLDI shows. The findings come as campaigns to decriminalize marijuana gain traction with voters and legislators in the U.S., and Canada begins allowing recreational use of marijuana across all of its provinces this month.

To read the entire report and and view related graphics, go here.

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