Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.
(Washington Times, 23 August 2016)
Law enforcement officials in Kansas cannot stop and search motorists just for having out-of-state license plates from states that have legalized marijuana, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
- Oklahoma: Medical Marijuana Moving Toward November Ballot (High Times: News, 25 August 2016)
While much of the nation has turned a blind eye to a modest signature-collecting campaign in Oklahoma working to legalize a statewide medical marijuana program, it was revealed earlier this week that the group behind the proposal has managed to collect gain enough support from the voters to earn a spot on the ballot in the upcoming November election.
- It’s a no-go in Michigan: Judge rules the legalization question won’t make ballot (The Cannabist, 24 August 2016)
A group trying to legalize Michigan marijuana for recreational use has failed to persuade a judge to put the question on the fall ballot.