MILegalize Files Lawsuit To Challenge Marijuana Legalization Petition Denial

The ballot question committee MILegalize filed a lawsuit this week challenging a decision by the Board of State Canvassers (BOSC) to reject 354,000 signatures on the grounds that some of the signatures were “stale,” meaning older than 180 days. The cited defendants include Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, the Board of…

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Bureau Creates Opportunity For MILegalize By Suggesting Petition Denial

The Michigan Bureau of Elections today issued a Staff Report containing a recommendation for the Board of State Canvassers to not certify the petitions submitted by the MILegalize marijuana legalization campaign. That’s a good thing, said MILegalize Chair, attorney Jeffrey Hank. “The Bureau gave the expected response- but the speed…

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PhillyNORML Responds To Flower Show Denial

On February 22, 2016 the Philadelphia Flower Show said that local cannabis reform groups are not welcome to participate in a booth at their event. The show is beginning on March 5, 2016. “The Cannabis flower is beautiful and beneficial, with a strong tradition in America,” said PhillyNORML spokesperson Chris Goldstein,…

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