Polls indicate marijuana legalization leading as Election Day nears

One week away from Election Day, cannabis legalization continues to poll well among voters in states considering medical or adult-use measures on Nov. 3. New Jersey? Fuhgeddaboudit. Voters there are expected to approve adult-use legalization (Question 1) in a landslide. The adult-use vote (Prop. 207) in Arizona may be a little closer, with 55% currently…

Montana Supreme Court rejects downside to legalization pollmeasure

Montana Supreme Court rejects downside to legalization pollmeasure

The Montana Supreme Court has refused to consider a last-minute effort to derail the Nov. 3 statewide vote on marijuana legalization. The court’s decision came just two days after the prohibition group Wrong for Montana filed the lawsuit. RelatedMontana prohibitionists ask Supreme Court to kick legalization off ballot The anti-legalization group argued that the initiative…

Warning! This pollmeasure might maybe per chance per chance execute legalization in Florida

Back in 2016, Florida voters legalized medical marijuana by passing Amendment 2 with an overwhelming popular vote of 71%. Since then, the Sunshine State has taken several small steps forward in its marijuana policy, with recreational use decriminalized in many municipalities over the last few years, including Orlando, Miami-Dade, Tampa, and Key West. Politicians in…

Trump orders activists to quit asserting he supports medical marijuana

President Donald Trump’s campaign is telling a Mississippi group to stop saying that Trump supports a ballot measure that would legalize medical marijuana in the state. Mississippians for Compassionate Care is a group promoting Initiative 65. It paid for a letter signed by several prominent Republicans, and the outside of the envelope said: “Join President…

How Republicans are the usage of Minnesota’s marijuana reform parties to siphon votes

The Nov. 3, 2020, ballot in Minnesota will include no less than 25 state legislative candidates representing the Legalize Marijuana Now Party and the Grassroots-Legalize Cannabis Party. Minnesota Republicans are posing as legalization candidates in order to drain votes from Democrats. Good news, right? Wrong. While many of the candidates are longtime cannabis reformers, a…