Recreational Marijuana Initiative Fails To Reach Enough Signatures

Monday, August 20th 2018, 2:43 pm
By: News 9

Monday, Oklahoma Secretary of State James Williamson announced the "Green The Vote" initiative to add State Question 797 to the ballot failed to reach enough signatures.

The secretary of state’s office counted a total of 102,814 signatures for proposed State Question 797. The initiative required 123,725 signatures to be put on the ballot.

The secretary of state’s office sent a report on its findings to the Oklahoma Supreme Court, which will review the information and officially determine whether there are sufficient signatures to place the proposal on a ballot.