State should stand its ground against legalizing marijuana

1/2/20–According to an editorial published in The Tribune, Indiana may avoid the trend toward legalizing marijuana — at least for now. The Associated Press reported recently Republican leaders are firmly against taking any steps during the upcoming session toward legalizing marijuana use. While nearly two-thirds of states have legalized marijuana, mainly for medical uses, federal health officials issued a warning in August that smoking marijuana is dangerous for adolescents, pregnant women and their developing babies. Read