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Nebraska Supreme Court decides to eliminate medical cannabis vote from November ballot

Nebraska Supreme Court decides to eliminate medical cannabis vote from November ballot

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 28, 2020

Hopes of medical cannabis in Nebraska being voted on during the November ballot have gone up in smoke, following a decision by the state's Supreme Court.  Judges ruled to drop the forthcoming vote in mid-September, after anti-cannabis lobbyists filed an opposing lawsuit. Based on details of the lawsuit, ...

State senators in Nebraska file ballot initiative to legalize medical cannabis

State senators in Nebraska file ballot initiative to legalize medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 21, 2019

Cannabis advocates in Nebraska are eagerly awaiting the outcome of a ballot initiative filed earlier this month. If passed, it will enable state residents to vote on medical cannabis legalization. The proposal to legalize medical cannabis in Nebraska, submitted by State Sens. Anna Wishart (D) and Adam Morfeld (D), was...

Nebraska state senators try to get medical cannabis on 2020 ballot

Nebraska state senators try to get medical cannabis on 2020 ballot

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 2, 2019

The conservative state of Nebraska could soon be turning a verdant shade of green, what with two lawmakers planning to include a measure on the 2020 ballot for legal medical cannabis in Nebraska. Two Lincoln-based Democrats, Sens. Anna Wishart and Adam Morfeld, revealed the "Nebraskans for Sensible M...

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