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Drug czar upset by survey finding fewer teens see marijuana as a harmful substance

Fewer American teenagers consider marijuana to be dangerous, a federal agency reported Wednesday, a fresh indication of growing public acceptance of a substance that remains illegal under US law. In its Monitoring the Future survey for 2013, the National Institute on Drug Abuse said 39.5 percent of high school seniors…

Study: U.S. teens opting for pot over booze, cigarettes

Use of two of the most deadly and addictive substances known to man is on the downswing among American teens as they increasingly turn to marijuana, a study published Thursday claimed. Among high school seniors, marijuana use is at a 30-year high, with 1 in 15 saying they use the…