ballot proposals

Court Fight Looms Over Marijuana Ballot Drive

Jun 7, 2016
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(MPRN-Lansing) The state Elections Bureau says the petition drive to legalize marijuana in Michigan has failed to gather enough signatures needed to qualify for the ballot. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) There could be a legal showdown looming between state elections officials and the ballot campaign to legalize marijuana. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) A federal judge has approved a settlement to end litigation over a state law that stopped local officials from talking about ballot questions. 

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Voters in various parts of Michigan have had the chance to dissolve a village before, but have never taken the final step. 


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(MPRN-Lansing) Supporters of requiring employers to offer paid sick leave to their workers were at the state Capitol lobbying lawmakers to adopt a bill if and when it’s presented to them. 

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