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June 24, 1972 - Image 4

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LET THE PEOPLE E CIDE!

1. Signers of the same petition MUST be registered voters of the
SAME CITY OR TOWNSIIP.
2. Married women MUST use their given first names: Mary Smith,
not Mrs. John Smith. (Sign EXACTLY as you did when you
registered to vote.)
3. Signatures MUST be made in the presence of the circulator.
4. Ditto marks MUST NOT be used. Spell out the names of the
street and city.
5. Circulator MUST be a REGISTERED VOTER.

6. Circulators SHALL NOT sign nor date the certificate prior to
obtaining the last signature ol the petition.
7. PEOPLE SIGNING TIE SAME PETITION MUST ALL BE
REGISTIER1IN) N 111E SAME CITY OR TOWNSHIP!
MAIL ALL COMPLETED MichiganMariuana Initiative
PETITIONS TO: Box 523
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48107

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INITIATIVE PETITION
AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION
A proposal to odd Article 1, section 24 os follows
No person in the state of Michigan who is over 18 years of age shall be subject to arrest or criminal prosecution or
be denied any right or privilege for any of the following actions: possession of marijuana; personal use of marijuana;
cultivating, harvesting, drying, or processing of marijuana; in other ways preparing marijuana; or transporting
marijuana for personal use. This provision shall not be construed to repeal existing legislation or limit the enact-
ment of future legislation prohibiting persons under the influence of marijuana from operating machinery or ve-
hicles.
We. the undersigtned qualified and registered electors, residents in the C ip (strike one)tof.....................-- .-- ,
in the County of ... . ............................ State of Michigan, hereby respectively petition for said amendment to the
Constitution.
WARNING
Whoever knowingly signs this petition more than once, signs a name other than his own, signs
when not a qualified and registered elector, or sets opposite his signature on a petition, a date
other than the actual date such signature was affixed, is violating the provisions of this act.

NAME
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Street Address or
RuSral Route

Post Office

DATE OF SIGNING
Month1 Day Year

Time is running
out on the Michigan
Marijuana initiative
(MMI). To place this
petition on the No-
vember ballot, 265,-
000 registered voters
must sign before July
8.
We urge you to
sign - and circulate
this petition, to let the
people of Michigan
decide whether mari-
juana should be le-
gal.
The decision to
print the MMI peti-
tion was reached by
a vote of the summer
editorial staff.

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CERTIFICATE OF CIRCULATOR
The undersirneit-circulator of the above petition assents that he is qualified to circulate this petition, that each signature on the petition was
signed in his presence, that to his best knowledge and belief each signature is the genuine signature of the person purporting to sign the same
and that the person was at the time of signing a qualified registered elector of the city or township listed in the heading of the petition and
that such elector was qualified to sign the petition.
-Signature of Circulator)
Street Number ea Rtii Route)
City or Towinship)
WARNING-Any circulator knowingly making a false statement in the above certificate or any
person not a circulator who signs as such or any person who signs a name other than his own
as circulator is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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