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Green the Vote gathers signatures in support of medical marijuana

LAWTON, Okla._Green the Vote was out in Lawton Thursday registering voters and looking for people to sign a petition to get a proposal for medical marijuana on the November 2016 ballot.

The proposal states the use of medical marijuana would have to be recommended for patients by a board certified physician. The 90-day drive began statewide Thursday and the organization will need 123,000 signatures to get the state question on the ballot.

Green the Vote was at Gus's on Southwest Lee Boulevard Thursday afternoon for the day, but say the Comanche County Democratic Party at 610 SW Lee Blvd. and Shine on Tattoo at 6516 NW Cache Rd. are permanent locations to sign the petition. Other permanent locations, daily locations and general information can be found at greenthevoteok.com.

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