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Marijuana plants grow inside the Coy W. Waller Laboratory Complex at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, which provides the nation's only truly legal supply of marijuana. Last year, the National Institute on Drug Abuse paid the university nearly $847,000 to produce and distribute the drug, which is used mainly for research.

University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy / MCT

Marijuana plants grow inside the Coy W. Waller Laboratory Complex at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, which provides the nation's only truly legal supply of marijuana. Last year, the National Institute on Drug Abuse paid the university nearly $847,000 to produce and distribute the drug, which is used mainly for research.