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Do you think the city should create an ordinance dealing with marijuana possession so offenses would be treated more like traffic tickets than crimes?

Response Percent Votes
Yes. Cases involving small amounts of marijuana and drug paraphernalia should be handled with a citation and notice to appear in city court, not an arrest.
53% 585
No. It’s a crime and needs to be prosecuted as such.
18% 205
Yes. It would save state tax dollars now going to investigate and prosecute marijuana cases.
12% 137
No. This would send the wrong message to youths.
8% 93
Yes. It would keep more students from being disqualified for federal financial aid.
3% 33
No. Marijuana use leads to harder drug use.
2% 23
1% 13
Total 1089


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