Support growing for legalized marijuana

{}There's strong support for legalizing marijuana, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.

{}55% of Americans surveyed say marijuana should be made legal. 44% do not. 35% believe smoking marijuana is morally wrong. That's a big drop from 70% in 1987. The survey found Republicans and Southerners are the only major demographic groups who still oppose the legal use of pot.

{}More than 1,000 adults nationwide were questioned by telephone for the poll. The overall sampling error is + or{}-{}3%.