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 Are we slouching toward legalized marijuana?
 Be dangerous: Maintaining street smarts off duty
 January 3, 2014
Dear PoliceOne Member,

For the third time in five years, I've willingly wrapped my hand around one of the third rails of editorial topics here on PoliceOne: marijuana legalization. When the legal sale of recreational pot became a reality on Wednesday in Colorado, today's column practically became a foregone conclusion.

Are we slowly slouching toward legalized marijuana, or can this trend be reversed? In a 2011 PoliceOne poll, 25 percent of respondents said that legalized pot is "where we're headed." By December of 2013, that number jumped to 43 percent.

What do you think? Where are we headed with all this?


Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor In Chief
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