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In Legal Terms: Initiatives Uncontitutional

Did anyone see this coming? Surprise! It doesn’t matter whether you wanted medical marijuana or not or you wanted Initiative 65 or the Alternative – Mississippi voters can not at this time pass any initiatives – the process is unconstitutional no matter the subject area. This morning we’re talking about the recent – last Friday – Mississippi Supreme Court ruling that our state’s initiative process is unconstitutional with our guest: attorney Mark Garriga of Butler Snow.


Mississippi Supreme Court Strikes Down Medical Marijuana and the Initiative Process


Previously on In Legal Terms:


Discussion:

  • AG letter
  • reuse petitions
  • don't blame the court
  • previous initiatives
  • statute of limitations
  • it's up to the legislature
  • Governor Tate Reeves
  • Changing the initiative
  • What can people do?


Contact your representative on Mississippi's legislature that creates your laws: http://www.legislature.ms.gov/

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