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   CA Proposition 19 - Marijuana: Removal of Penalty for Personal Use

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Legalize Marijuana

Race Type

General Election

Filing Deadline

6/6/1972 12:00 pm

Polls Open

11/7/1972 6:00 am

Polls Close

11/7/1972 8:00 pm

Term Starts

11/8/1972 12:00 pm

Term Ends

11/30/9998 12:00 pm

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Posted 4/4/2010, Updated 8/23/2010

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PRIMARIES

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Removes state penalties for personal use. Proposes a statute which would provide that no person eighteen years or older shall be punished criminally or denied any right or privilege because of his planting, cultivating, harvesting, drying, processing, otherwise preparing, transporting, possessing or using marijuana. Does not repeal existing, or limit future, legislation prohibiting persons under the influence of marijuana from engaging in conduct that endangers others. Financial impact: None.


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CERTIFIED RESULTS OF THIS ELECTION

 

No
(NO)
Announced 11/30/1971

5,433,393
66.53%

 

Yes
(YES)
Announced 11/30/1971

2,733,120
33.47%

 

Source for election returns: http://holmes.uchastings.edu/cgi-bin/starfinder/1945/calprop.txt


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