Pro-legalization group submits 360K signatures to get on Michigan ballot

Published: Nov 20, 2017, 2:54 pm • Updated: Nov 20, 2017, 5:12 pm By David Eggert, The Associated Press LANSING, Mich. — Organizers of a ballot drive to legalize the use of marijuana for recreational purposes in Michigan submitted 365,000 signatures to the state Monday, which appears to be more…

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South Dakota marijuana legalization activists start collecting signatures for 2018 ballot

Published: Apr 24, 2017, 10:52 am • Updated: Apr 24, 2017, 10:52 am By The Associated Press SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Supporters of a pair of ballot measures that would legalize medical and recreational marijuana in South Dakota launched their push Saturday to get on the ballot in 2018. Backers…

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Over 17,000 Signatures on Petition Asking New Jersey Governor to Allow Cannabis for PTSD

In roughly three weeks a petition calling on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to sign a bill adding post traumatic stress disorder as a qualifying medical cannabis condition has over 17,000 signatures. “On August 1st New Jersey’s full legislature gave approval to Assembly Bill 457 which would add post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as…

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Arkansans For Compassionate Care Submits More Than 117,000 Signatures

Good news out of Arkansas: On Monday, after months of hard work, Arkansans for Compassionate Care submitted more than 117,000 signatures to the Arkansas Secretary of State. The campaign is confident they’ve met the 67,887 valid signature threshold necessary to place medical marijuana on theNovember 8 ballot. After years of…

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MILegalize Calls For Big Weekend Push To Gather Signatures Before June 1 Submission Date

The MILegalize petition drive is calling on volunteers to gather another 15,000 valid signatures during the Memorial Day weekend and return them in time for Wednesday’s June 1st official petition submission to the Secretary of State. “Our campaign has to submit all of our petitions by 2:00 PM on June 1,” said MILegalize…

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Arizona Marijuana Legalization Initiative Petition Surpasses 200,000 Signatures

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol announced Tuesday that it has collected more than 200,000 signatures in support of a proposed initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Arizona. The campaign needs to collect 150,642 valid signatures of registered Arizona voters to qualify the initiative for the November ballot. “Voters want to have…

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New Approach Missouri Has Gathered Over 50,000 Signatures

I received the following campaign update from the New Approach Missouri campaign. It will take a serious effort to meet the deadline considering how many signatures will need to be gathered by the deadline, but there is definitely still time: Dear Johnny, We’re rapidly approaching the May 8th deadline to…

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Arkansans For Compassionate Care Have Gathered Over 60K Signatures

I received the following uplifting campaign update from Arkansans for Compassionate Care, which is an organization that is trying to legalize medical marijuana in Arkansas: Last Tuesday at the polls our team of volunteers collected over 4,000 medical cannabis signatures in one day! It was an amazing day of action…

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Marijuana Legalization Campaign In Maine To Submit Petition Signatures On Monday

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol will submit its petition to state officials on Monday in support of a ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Maine. The campaign collected more than 100,000 total signatures and needs at least 61,123 valid signatures of registered Maine voters to qualify for…

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