Michigan: Legalization Coalition Turns in 360,000 Signatures to Place Issue on 2018 Ballot

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Proponents of a Michigan voter initiative effort to legalize and regulate the personal use and retail sale of cannabis today turned in more than 360,000 signatures in an effort to qualify the measure for the November 2018 ballot. Advocates must possess a total of 252,523 valid signatures from registered voters in order to place the [...]

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Michigan: Legalization Coalition Effort Reaches Signature Milestone

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Proponents of Michigan voter initiative effort to legalize and regulate the personal use and retail sale of cannabis statewide has gathered over 100,000 signatures in the past six weeks. Advocates must collect a total of 252,523 valid signatures from registered voters by mid-November in order to qualify the measure — the Michigan Regulation and Taxation [...]

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NORML’s Legislative Round Up May 27th, 2016

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Federal lawmakers pressured President Obama this week to take executive action to reform marijuana policy. Meanwhile, state legislative reforms are still moving forward throughout the country. Keep reading to get the latest news and to learn what you can do to take action. Federal: Fourteen members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter [...]

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Poll: Swing State Voters Favor Marijuana Legalization

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Solid majorities of voters in the swing states of Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania support the legalization of marijuana for adult use, and super-majorities in Florida and Ohio support efforts to medicalize the plant, according to polling data provided today by Quinnipiac University. Fifty-six percent of Florida voters believe that state law ought to allow “adults [...]

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Poll: Majority Of Maryland Voters Support Regulating Marijuana Like Alcohol

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A majority of registered Maryland voters believe that cannabis use should be legally regulated in a manner similar to alcohol, according to statewide polling data provided by Gonzalez Research & Marketing Strategies and commission by the Marijuana Policy Project. Fifty-three percent of respondents said that they favor a change in state law “to allow marijuana [...]

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