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Where to Sign the MILegalize Initiative

comparison of two initiatives to legalize recreational marihuana in MII recognize that many people want to support the legalization of marihuana privately, but don’t want to publicize it. I respect that.

So I’ve created a list of venues that I have personally visited and dropped off blank MILegalize initiatives that you can visit at your convenience. Many of them are indoor garden suppliers.

You must be a registered voter. While Michigan doesn’t currently allow us to register to vote online, you can find the application here.

Here’s the current list:

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Two Cannabis Ballot Initiatives for Michigan in 2016

initiatives one-sheet jul2015 (1)A few weeks ago, two organizations received permission to begin collecting signatures to put a recreational marihuana question on the 2016 ballot here in Michigan.

I read through the two proposals, and I am supporting MILegalize over Michigan Cannabis Coalition (MCC). The general message I get from each of these is:

  • MCC: “Let’s get this passed, put together a board, and figure it out later.”
  • MILegalize: “Let’s give voters a completely thought-out initiative with rules that will guide them from Day One.”

Other than the general message, factors that enter into my decision to support MILegalize include:

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I Meant to Mention …

HempI attended the Spring MJ Business Conference in Chicago last week. At some point, I overheard someone saying that medical (and recreational) marijuana must be becoming mainstream because she sees a lot of articles about it in her social media news feeds and on general news sites.

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