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Legalizing medicinal marijuana does not raise crime rates
Legalizing medicinal marijuana does not raise crime rates (March 27, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Texas - There is no correlation between legalizing medicinal marijuana and crime increase, according to a report published in PLOS ONE. Researchers studied crime rates in all 50 states from 1990-2006, during which 11 states legalized medicinal marijuana. They found that none of seven crime types increased following legalization, and that robbery and burglary rates, in particular, were unaffected.
 
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