Marijuana use is both addictive and harmful to youth. 9% of those who experiment with marijuana will become addicted. As states surrounding Idaho choose to legalize marijuana, Idaho youth are getting easier access to the drug.
17% OF IDAHO HIGH SCHOOLERS REPORT USING MARIJUANA IN THE PAST 30 DAYS.
32% of Idaho high school students report using marijuana in their lifetime.
The risk of marijuana addiction is 5 to 6 times higher for those who begin using before age 14.