It’s on. Voters across the nation are taking to the polls.
NORML will be closely following today’s election results — from the historic vote on California’s Prop. 19, to the statewide votes in Arizona (Prop. 203), Oregon (Measure 74), and South Dakota (Measure 13).
NORML’s podcast producer Russ Belville will be broadcasting election day and night coverage […]
Californians are less than 24 hours away from making history.
On November 2, tens of millions of voters will enter the voting booth and decide Ã¢â‚¬ËœyesÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ on Proposition 19 Ã¢â‚¬â€ which re-legalizes the adult, non-medical possession, use, and cultivation of cannabis in California. For the first time in 97 years, marijuana will be legal […]
In California, voters will decide Proposition 19, The Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010, which legalizes the adult possession of limited quantities of marijuana for adults in private, and allows local governments to regulate its commercial production and retail distribution. If passed, the measure would be the most expansive modern law ever enacted […]
The latest national poll numbers from Gallup, which has been tracking public opinion on cannabis legalization since the late 1960s, shows that Americans’ support for ‘making marijuana legal’ is now at its highest reported level of support ever.
New High of 46% of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana
Liberals, 18- to 29-year-olds express the highest levels of support
New York Times columnist and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Nicholas Kristof has an excellent column on the NYT’s opinion page calling to ‘end the war on pot.’
End the War on Pot
via The New York Times
Our nearly century-long experiment in banning marijuana has failed as abysmally as Prohibition did, and California may now be pioneering a […]