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Results of Monday's medical marijuana poll

Published On: Jan 21 2014 10:01:43 AM CST
Updated On: Jan 21 2014 02:15:28 PM CST
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Hundreds of News 5 WCYB viewers voted and commented when we asked about a bill to legalize medical marijuana in the state of Tennessee.

The bill was introduced by State Rep. Sherry Jones, D-Nashville, and would allow people to get marijuana for a variety of medical issues - everything from seizures to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Click here to read more.

The image above shows the results of that poll.

Of 562 votes:

485 voters said they approve of legalizing medical marijuana.(86.3%)

67 voters said they do not approve. (11.9%)

6 voters said they did not have an opinion. (1.1%)

4 voters said they were not sure. (0.7%)

Many of our viewers also debated the topic on our Facebook page across several posts Monday. Click here to join the debate.

Please note -- this is a web poll from our viewers and is not scientific.