Marijuana Legalization Qualifies for Ballot in Oregon

By: Monday July 16, 2012 9:15 am

The Oregon Cannabis Tax Act initiative has officially qualified for the November ballot, according to the Oregon Secretary of State office. If approved by voters the initiative would make both marijuana and industrial hemp legal under state law. Marijuana would be legalized for adults over the age of 21, and the initiative would allow the commercial sale of marijuana through highly regulated state-licensed stores.

 

Oregon Organizers Begin Push to Put Marijuana Legalization on 2012 Ballot

By: Tuesday March 29, 2011 4:12 pm

Local organizers in Oregon have begun the push to gather the required 87,213 signatures to put the Oregon Cannabis Tax Act 2012 (OCTA 2012) on the ballot in 2012, now that the petition has been approved by the Secretary of State.

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