Statistics of the week: Legalization of marijuana in Colorado – the impact

The Rocky Mountain HIDTA Strategic Intelligence Unit has released 176 pages of research on the latest statistics in Colorado since it legalised marijuana: marijuana-related traffic deaths more than doubled, Colorado youth and adults each ranked #1 in the US for past-month marijuana use – it’s 55% higher than the US average for youth and 124% higher for adults,  marijuana-related emergency department visits rose 35%,  seizures of Colorado marijuana to other states in the US mail soared 914%… Read the reality vs the fictions.