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More Americans are leaning toward legalizing marijuana

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A new Gallup Poll released shows a majority of Americans, 58 percent supports the legalization of marijuana.

For the first time a majority favors legalization since Gallup started conducting the survey over 40 years ago.

Although marijuana is considered an illegal drug by the federal government, 20 states now allow it for medical use.

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