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Coloradans believe pot law hurts state's image

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DENVER (AP) -- Anew poll suggests Colorado voters believe the law they passed legalizingrecreational marijuana is hurting the state's image.

51% of Colorado voters in a new Quinnipiac University Poll saylegal pot is bad for the state's reputation. Only 38% said it ishelping.

Young voters see the measure as a net positive, while older votersview it negatively.

A majority ofrespondents, however, still support both the measure and how Gov. JohnHickenlooper is implementing it.

According to thepoll, 10 percent of voters say they've gotten high since the law went intoeffect Jan. 1. Fifty-one percent say they've tried marijuana previously.

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