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This ad claims, "In one Colorado hospital, 50 percent of newborns tested had marijuana in their system." Half True, reports PolitiFact: "That hospital -- St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center -- did have more than 45 percent of their newborn babies tested test positive for marijuana in their systems. The big issue with the talking point is it cherry-picks one month of data. Overall, from January 2015 through September 2016, almost 1 in 3 newborn babies tested for marijuana at St. Mary-Corwin came up positive for marijuana in their systems."

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10/11/2016 UTC
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