Illinois Bishops Oppose Legalization and Commercialization of Marijuana

via the Catholic Conference of Illinois: Proponents of legalization say marijuana is not addictive, yet peer-reviewed research concludes that it is. Proponents also say that most people who use marijuana will not move on to harder drugs, yet other studies note that most people who are addicted to other drugs started with alcohol and marijuana.… Read More Illinois Bishops Oppose Legalization and Commercialization of Marijuana

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Pope Francis: Don’t Legalize Marijuana and Other Drugs

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