Nebraska medical marijuana ballot measure cleared for signature gathering

3/2/19–A petition to get medical marijuana on the 2020 ballot in Nebraska is officially available for voters to sign after the secretary of state approved the initiative’s language on Friday. Because the state legislature has rejected multiple legislative attempts to establish a medical marijuana program, Senators Adam Morfeld (D) and Anna Wishart (D) joined with activists to form a committee last year to put the issue before voters instead. Read