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Americans have become increasingly supportive of legal marijuana use, a new poll finds.

Gallup reports that 58% of Americans say marijuana should be legal in the United States. This level of support marks a 38% increase since 2005, and it's more than twice the level of support reported in 1995, when only 25% of Americans supported legal marijuana use.

This increase of support was noted across all age groups surveyed, but younger adults (ages 18–34) were the most supportive; 71% of that demographic said that they were in favor of legalizing marijuana.

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Marijuana has been legalized in four states (Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and Colorado) and decriminalized to varying degrees in many others.

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