White House Drug Czar: Teen Marijuana Use on the Rise

Teenagers are beginning to think of marijuana as medicine, and more and more young people are toking up as a result, White House drug czar Gil Kerlikowske argues upon the release of a major survey on teenage drug use. The 2010 Monitoring the Future Survey queried 50,000 eighth, 10th and 12th graders about their use of, and attitudes toward, illicit drugs. The Office of National Drug Control Policy survey found that daily pot use among high school seniors is at 6.1 percent, its highest...Full Story
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