Rosecrance is a premier teen substance use treatment program. In the spring of 2014, it commissioned an online survey of 400 teenagers, ages 15 to 17. The results revealed that:

  • 76% of teens agree that with legalization teenagers may be more likely to experiment with marijuana;
  • nearly 3 out of 4 teens believe that having easier access to marijuana may accelerate teenagers in trying other drugs;
  • 3 out of 5 teens agree that teenagers who use marijuana are more likely to try heroin.

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