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California Marijuana Legalization Advocates Get Approval to Start Gathering Signatures

California Marijuana Legalization Advocates Get Approval to Start Gathering Signatures

On Tuesday, California Secretary of State Debra Bowen approved a request from a marijuana legalization advocacy group to begin gathering signatures in support of their initiative that would legalize...
Florida Medical Marijuana Activists Gather Over 100,000 Signatures

Florida Medical Marijuana Activists Gather Over 100,000 Signatures

Florida medical marijuana activist group People United for Medical Marijuana are currently petitioning to get a ballot initiative approved which would allow voters to weigh in on medical marijuana...
Ohio Marijuana Legalization Initative Rejected by Attorney General

Ohio Marijuana Legalization Initative Rejected by Attorney General

Responsible Ohioans for Cannabis spent months collecting enough signatures to submit a ballot initiative to Ohio Attorney General Mike Dewine’s office.  The initiative intended to give voters the opportunity...
Florida Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative Given Green Light

Florida Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative Given Green Light

On Wednesday, the Florida Department of State gave marijuana activists the green light to begin collecting signatures for a ballot initiative that would create a medical marijuana program in...
Double the Required Signatures Gathered for Marijuana Legalization in Portland, Maine

Double the Required Signatures Gathered for Marijuana Legalization in Portland, Maine

Marijuana legalization advocates in Portland, Maine have announced that they have collected almost twice the number of signatures required in order to get their legalization measure on the November...
Los Angeles Marijuana Advocates Collect 50,000 Signatures to Stop Collective Ban

Los Angeles Marijuana Advocates Collect 50,000 Signatures to Stop Collective Ban

Los Angeles medical marijuana advocates are expected to turn in 50,000 signatures today to overturn the city’s ban on dispensaries. The petition will be given to the LA City...
Oregon Marijuana Legalization Supporters Turn in Signatures

Oregon Marijuana Legalization Supporters Turn in Signatures

On Friday, proponents of a marijuana legalization initiative in Oregon turned in over 165,000 signatures in hopes of getting the initiative on the November general election ballot. That is...
Oregon Marijuana Petitioner Fined $65,000 by Secretary of State

Oregon Marijuana Petitioner Fined $65,000 by Secretary of State

The Oregon Secretary of State’s office has fined a marijuana chief petitioner $65,000 for paying petitioners for each signature collected, which is against the state’s constitution. The chief petitioner,...
US Lobbying Group Warning Canadian Government about Marijuana Penalties

US Lobbying Group Warning Canadian Government about Marijuana Penalties

The Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) lobbying group has written a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to warn him that Canada’s proposed minimum sentencing legislation for minor...