Reduce Punishment for Marijuana Possession to Citation and Fine (June 2018)

Reduce Punishment for Marijuana Possession to Citation and Fine (June 2018)

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Strongly support44%
Somewhat support25%
Somewhat oppose9%
Strongly oppose12%
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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support57%35%36%
Somewhat support23%23%26%
Somewhat oppose4%11%13%
Strongly oppose10%17%15%
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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support66%36%61%
Somewhat support22%37%16%
Somewhat oppose1%6%5%
Strongly oppose5%12%11%
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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support45%43%27%
Somewhat support27%20%29%
Somewhat oppose12%17%12%
Strongly oppose11%7%22%
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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support68%36%33%
Somewhat support21%27%26%
Somewhat oppose3%9%13%
Strongly oppose4%13%17%
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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support69%66%71%
Somewhat support23%20%19%
Somewhat oppose2%3%3%
Strongly oppose1%5%6%
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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support45%33%27%
Somewhat support24%30%23%
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Strongly oppose4%15%27%
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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Strongly support59%35%34%
Somewhat support22%25%32%
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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support45%40%47%
Somewhat support26%26%22%
Somewhat oppose9%9%7%
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categoryMaleFemale
Strongly support43%45%
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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support38%51%48%36%
Somewhat support22%23%25%29%
Somewhat oppose9%8%10%9%
Strongly oppose14%7%10%20%
Don't know / No opinion16%11%7%6%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support24%46%45%46%45%49%
Somewhat support39%19%24%21%27%30%
Somewhat oppose11%9%7%8%10%9%
Strongly oppose6%16%13%13%11%8%
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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
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Strongly oppose18%10%11%5%
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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
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Strongly oppose21%12%6%
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