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Detroit Free Press Cites Dykema Cannabis Law Blog

June 2, 2016

The efforts of MILegalize, a Michigan grassroots marijuana legalization group, to place cannabis decriminalization on the state’s November ballots, were reported in the Detroit Free Press article, “Petitions to Legalize Marijuana to Face Likely Fight.”

The story centers on the problem of outdated signatures on the group’s petitions, which invalidated them per an untested state law. The Detroit Free Press references Dykema’s Cannabis Law Blog’s observation that the law was not formalized by the Governor until the same day the petitions were submitted.

The full article may be found here.