Legalization News October 1

Washington Initiative 502

Monday briefing: a Todd Akin turnaround?; “Pot mama” leads I-502 campaign – Seattle Times (blog)


Colorado Amendment 64

Video: Part 2 of Amendment 64 debate and more – Denver Westword

Pot legalization measure leads voters to debate safety, economy – Denver Post

State Sen. Shawn Mitchell comes out in favor of ballot measure legalizing pot – Denver Post (blog)

Party Lines Tangle in Marijuana Legalization Debate – Valerie Richardson at the Colorado Observer


Oregon Measure 80

Clatsop County Sheriff candidates stake their ground – Daily Astorian

Donors keeping distance from Ore. pot campaign – Seattle Times

Measure 80 Debate Analysis – Russ Belville Show

Many Oregonians Still Undecided on Measure 80 to Legalize Marijuana – NORML


Note: The authors of Marijuana Legalization: What Everybody Needs To Know do not necessarily endorse or approve any of the specific stories listed here. These stories are posted in order to provide coverage to the upcoming elections, not to demonstrate the authors’ viewpoints.

Author: Steve Davenport

UCLA alum Class of 2009. Tech admin for RBC.