RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) – The group that crafted Modification A, which might have legalized leisure marijuana in South Dakota, is making one other try to make legalization a actuality.
Because the South Dakota Supreme Court docket has but to rule on Modification A, South Dakotans for Higher Marijuana legal guidelines are already making ready for a possible new poll initiative.
The group is gathering signatures for a proposed 2022 poll initiative to legalize leisure use.
Marketing campaign director Matthew Schweich stated that whereas he’s assured the Supreme Court docket will uphold the need of the voters, they’re ready to take new steps within the battle.
”Now we have the power to both cease our signature drive, or if we’ve already filed our petitions, we are able to withdraw our initiative from the poll, and that’s what we’d do,” Schweich stated. “I’m nonetheless hopeful that the South Dakota Supreme Court docket will concern a very good ruling, and we’ll in the end find yourself with an final result that the voters accredited in 2020.”
The organizations will acquire the signatures they’ve obtained thus far this weekend.
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