Summary Of 2012 Marijuana Election Results

A Brief Summary Of Marijuana Reform 2012 Election Night

Results Across America

Below is a great summary of the marijuana reform efforts and results from the 2012 Election. This list was compiled by Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (L.E.A.P.). L.E.A.P. was absolutely VITAL to the victories last night, and I encourage all TWB readers to donate to L.E.A.P. so that they can come help in your area too!

What an incredible night! Nine victories for drug law reform all across the country! In case you missed it, here is a summary of results and links to the pages where they can be found for all marijuana measures appearing on the ballot last night.

Colorado Amendment 64: Marijuana legalization - Passed

Washington I-502: Marijuana legalization - Passed

Oregon Measure 80: Marijuana legalization - Failed.

Massachusetts Question 3: Medical marijuana - Passed

Arkansas Issue 5: Medical marijuana - Failed.

Detroit, MI Proposal M: Decriminalization of adult marijuana possession - Passed

Flint, MI City Code Amendment: Decriminalization of adult marijuana possession - Passed

Ypsilanti, MI: Marijuana to be police’s lowest priority - Passed

Grand Rapids, MI Proposal 2: Decriminalization of adult marijuana possession - Passed

Kalamazoo, MI: Three medical marijuana dispensaries permitted in city – Passed

Burlington, VT: Recommendation that marijuana should be legalized – Passed

Montana: Referendum restricting medical marijuana likely to pass.

Source: Law Enforcement Against Prohibition