Friday, May 1, 2009
46 percent of Americans favor legalizing small amounts of marijuana
46 percent of Americans now favor legalizing small amounts of marijuana for personal use, the most in data back to the mid-1980s and more than double its level 12 years ago. While 52 percent remain opposed, that’s down from 75 percent in the late 1990s and 78 percent in 1986.
See poll here: http://abcnews.go.com/images/PollingUnit/1089a6HotButtonIssues.pdf