New Publication by C&CJ Faculty: The Effect of Cannabis Laws on Opioid Use

Drs. Flexon, Stolzenberg, and D'Alessio recently published an article on the link between medical marijuana laws and opioid use in the prestigious International Journal of Drug Policy, which has an impact factor of 4.5 and is ranked 3/35 among substance abuse journals. The study, entitled "The Effect of Cannabis Laws on Opioid Use," suggests that medical marijuana laws may serve to attenuate the consequences of opioid overreliance.