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Weed Control

http://www.movemag.org/highway-safety/385-weed-control “Since marijuana was legalized in 2012, traffic deaths in Colorado have increased by 48 percent. Marijuana- related ER visits are up 49 percent since before legalization, and calls to poison control are up 100 percent.”  

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2016 traffic deaths jump to highest level in nearly a decade

http://www.foxnews.com/auto/2017/02/16/2016-traffic-deaths-jump-to-highest-level-in-nearly-decade.html A jump in traffic fatalities last year pushed deaths on U.S. roads to their highest level in nearly a decade, erasing improvements made during the Great Recession and economic recovery, a leading safety organization said Wednesday.

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