Rep. Carolyn Dykema Opposes MA Medical Marijuana as Proposed in Question 3

Rep. Carolyn Dykema Opposes MA Medical Marijuana as Proposed in Question 3

As one of the many gathered at the Massachusetts state house in opposition to the medical marijuana law proposed under Question 3 on the November 6, 2012 ballot, Representative Carolyn Dykema as a legislator and mother of teenage children urges “everyone to stand up and vote against this bill.”

Read More

Vote No on 3 Urges Senator Keenan

Vote No on 3 Urges Senator Keenan

“Vague, ambiguous and open to exploitation,” is how Massachusetts Senator John Keenan (D) Quincy described the proposed medical marijuana law under ballot question 3.  At a press conference on the State House steps, Keenan implored voters to read and understand the law and urged them to vote no.

Watch the video to see and hear what else the Senator had to say.

Read More

10 Reasons to Vote No…Not This Law, Not This Way

10 Reasons to Vote No…Not This Law, Not This Way

The medical marijuana law proposed for Massachusetts under Ballot Question 3 in 2012 is fraught with loopholes and ripe for abuse in the same manner it has been in other states.  And as these states are discovering it is nearly impossible to back track.  This is not a good law.  This is terrible public health policy.  Here’s why:

Read More

Leaning “yes”? Please consider this…the devil is in the absence of details

Leaning “yes”? Please consider this…the devil is in the absence of details

Dear Voter:

We understand you may be leaning towards a “yes” vote on the medical marijuana Question 3.  We write to appeal to you to change your position and Vote No on this ballot initiative in the interest of public health and safety of Massachusetts.

In our last year of deep and rigorous research, we’ve learned that states that pass these measures are hard pressed to be able to change or alter them, and as they try, it becomes incredibly costly.  

Read More

Massachusetts Police Chiefs Strongly Oppose Question 3

Massachusetts Police Chiefs Strongly Oppose Question 3

Re: Citizen Petition- Medical Use of Marijuana

The Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association is strongly OPPOSED to the adoption of the ballot initiative in November 2012 relative to so-called “Medical Marijuana.” As the state’s leaders in the law enforcement community, we cannot sit idly by and watch the damage this proposal would have on our children and our communities.

Read More

Be Informed On Question 3

Be Informed On Question 3

Question 3 proposes medical marijuana for Massachusetts, but the law is loose and ripe for abuse

Did you know? Massachusetts is considering a system that would allow people to grow, possess, transport and distribute marijuana. Systems built on similar laws are failing in other states.  Be Informed. Print and distribute this one pager.

Read More