A Public Health Framework for Legalized Retail Marijuana Based on the US Experience: Avoiding a New Tobacco Industry

PLoS Med. 2016 Sep 27;13(9):e1002131. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002131. eCollection 2016 Sep.

Abstract

Rachel Barry and Stanton Glantz argue that a public health framework that prioritizes public health over business interests should be used by US states and countries that legalize retail marijuana.