Young man smoking cannabis. Image: rafael-castillo via Wikimedia Commons
 
Teen marijuana use held steady in 2014, the first year that marijuana was legally available for purchase in the states of Washington and Colorado, according to just-released numbers from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
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Many opponents of legalization have warned that legal weed would lead to a spike in the number of teenagers using and abusing the substance.
 
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