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Special interests behind Prop 205 have all the answers but rarely do we get the facts. They’re spending millions to make Arizonans believe that Prop 205 would be a cash cow for our schools. In an effort to provide the most accurate information regarding recreational marijuana, No on Prop 205 will issue a weekly fact-check of the dubious statements put forth by proponents of Prop 205.


Wednesday on KTAR’s Mac & Gaydos’ Show, JP Holyoak stated that DUI’s and DUID’s related to marijuana have not increased in Colorado.

“It is absolutely false. Look it up. In fact, DUID citations actually went down from 2014-2015 in Colorado.”

Listen to his interview here.


In Colorado, DUI’s, DUID’s, and traffic fatalities related to marijuana have all increased.

Marijuana-related traffic deaths increased 62 percent when recreational marijuana was legalized in 2013.

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Likewise, in 2015 77 percent of all DUIDs in Colorado involved marijuana.

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So, despite JP’s insistence that marijuana does not affect our roads – data from Colorado suggests otherwise.

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