Teen Refuses to Stop Using Marijuana Q: We’re struggling with our teen son’s use of marijuana. We have confronted him, but he just counters that cannabis is now socially acceptable and being legalized across the country. He has refused to stop and we’re not sure how to respond. Jim: Admittedly, your son is correct in some respects.PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!