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September 21, 2020

South Dakota: Opposition Group’s Polling Shows Voter Support for Marijuana Legalization Initiatives

According to the survey results, some 70 percent of respondents back Initiative Measure 26 -- which establishes a medical cannabis access program -- and some 60 percent of voters support Constitutional Amendment A, which legalizes the adult-use marijuana market.

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September 18, 2020

Renowned Travel Author Rick Steves Urges Voters to Back Marijuana Legalization Initiatives in November

Rick Steves wrote: “I've campaigned for marijuana legalization in six different states — Washington, Oregon, Massachusetts, Maine, Illinois, and Michigan — and in each one, we’ve been successful.

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September 18, 2020

A Founder Looks at 50: The Boston Common Bust – Of Course We Were Smoking a Joint! Why Else Would We Be at the Freedom Rally?

One of them grabbed me by the shoulder, showed me his police badge and shouted, “You are old enough to know better than to be smoking marijuana,” as he placed me under arrest...They seemed far more upset that two old men were smoking pot!

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September 17, 2020

Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied: MORE Act Vote Postponed

It is with a heavy heart that we make this post. Despite an unprecedented level…

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