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Poll: Majority of Americans support legalizing pot

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There's a new poll out surrounding the legalization of marijuana.

For the first time in more than four decades of Pew Research Center polling, a majority of Americans support legalizing pot: 52 percent for legalization and 45 percent against.

So far, 24 states and the District of Columbia have decriminalized personal use of marijuana, legalized it or allow it to be used for medical purposes.

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