L.A Times | 7/15/2009 12:00:00 AM
Move to legalize marijuana takes root
Jul 15--Support is growing to bring sanctioned control and regulation to a market where none exists now.
In a 1969 Gallup poll, only 12% of Americans supported making marijuana legal. By 2005, support had grown to 36%. And in a Zogby International poll taken earlier this year, 44% of Americans said marijuana "should be taxed and legally regulated like alcohol and cigarettes." The most interesting information, however, is in the demographic breakdown.
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