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Headlines: Legalization is Officially on the Michigan Ballot

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Headlines: Legalization is Officially on the Michigan Ballot

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Recreational marijuana legalization is officially on the ballot in Michigan. Following the certification of enough valid signatures for the measure, the legislature had a 40-day window to pass it as written, amend it, or send it to the voters. Some lawmakers in the Republican-controlled body wanted to pass their own measure, both to depress young progressive turnout in the general election and to shape the measure to their liking, but there wasn’t enough support to make that happen. Now Michigan is poised to become the 10th state to legalize marijuana for adults. If passed, adults could possess 2.5 ounces of marijuana flower and grow up to a dozen cannabis plants at home. Polling is mixed. An EPIC-MRA poll commissioned by Michigan NORML in February showed a 61-to-35 majority supported the measure. A Victory Poll commissioned by opponents showed only a 48-to-42 plurality supported the measure. However, when Victory told voters that legalization was for adults only and taxes from it would benefit cities, counties, schools, and roads, opposition dropped 6 points for a 48-to-36 plurality.

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