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State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 34% 60% 6% 232
Alaska 59% 38% 3% 159
Arizona 43% 51% 5% 349
Arkansas 39% 59% 3% 141
California 56% 39% 5% 1,849
Colorado 61% 35% 4% 251
Connecticut 66% 30% 4% 169
Delaware 56% 35% 8% 117
District of Columbia 70% 24% 6% 133
Florida 51% 44% 5% 960
Georgia 50% 48% 2% 470
Hawaii 67% 30% 2% 159
Idaho 44% 50% 6% 156
Illinois 55% 42% 3% 588
Indiana 41% 52% 7% 294
Iowa 54% 43% 3% 140
Kansas 49% 50% 1% 133
Kentucky 35% 57% 8% 193
Louisiana 43% 52% 5% 206
Maine 58% 40% 2% 127
Maryland 61% 36% 3% 292
Massachusetts 74% 22% 4% 336
Michigan 49% 45% 6% 430
Minnesota 55% 42% 3% 265
Mississippi 40% 57% 3% 141
Missouri 43% 53% 4% 299
Montana 54% 40% 6% 152
Nebraska 47% 49% 4% 128
Nevada 62% 35% 3% 165
New Hampshire 65% 32% 2% 139
New Jersey 56% 40% 4% 387
New Mexico 53% 43% 4% 161
New York 63% 33% 4% 928
North Carolina 51% 42% 7% 473
North Dakota 39% 57% 4% 148
Ohio 47% 48% 5% 504
Oklahoma 47% 48% 4% 175
Oregon 63% 32% 5% 220
Pennsylvania 50% 46% 5% 621
Rhode Island 67% 27% 6% 115
South Carolina 42% 52% 6% 239
South Dakota 55% 43% 2% 147
Tennessee 40% 55% 4% 324
Texas 43% 52% 5% 1,226
Utah 48% 52% < 1% 165
Vermont 70% 26% 4% 159
Virginia 52% 44% 3% 442
Washington 57% 37% 6% 359
West Virginia 36% 57% 8% 141
Wisconsin 50% 49% 1% 255
Wyoming 46% 52% 3% 152

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