Marijuana

Marijuana Use Among Teens Declines Again in Arizona; Activist Prosecutors Cherry-Pick Data

Arizona's "top" prosecutors on Thursday urged the public to oppose cannabis legalization, warning that diverted medical marijuana is an increasing source of the drug for teens.

Problem is, these modern-day prohibitionists are cherry-picking their data from the newly released 2014 Arizona Youth Survey by the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission. And that report reveals something that's arguably more interesting:

Marijuana use among teens, in general, appears to be continuing a remarkable decline.

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Ray Stern has worked as a newspaper reporter in Arizona for more than two decades. He's won numerous awards for his reporting, including the Arizona Press Club's Don Bolles Award for Investigative Journalism.